This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
TM 0634 EAST BERGHOLT THE STREET (East Side)
6/65 Fountain House (Formerly listed as 22.2.55 Greens Stores)
House and cottage, now restaurant. 3 builds, central section C16 with probable C17 section to left and C18 cottage to right. Timber-framed, rendered. Plain tile roof, red brick stack. Two storeys and attic with single-storey cottage projecting to right gable end to street. Section to left has 3-light windows with central casements. Jettied central range has 2-bay frame. Porch to left with elliptical arch and 6-panel door. 3-light window with central casement and 16-pane sash to right. Added porch to right. Three first floor casements. Gabled dormer, off- centre ridge stack to right and roof gableted to right. Cottage has C19 door and window with glazing bars to gable end. Interior: jettied range shows jowled posts, chamfered tie beams with arch braces, wall plates and studding. Central half-bay contains large stepped stack. Chamfered spine beam and exposed joists to ground floor. Chamfered beams with run-out stops. Rebuilt inglenook retains Tudor-arched bressummer to rear. The cottage was the home of John Dunthorne, village plumber and artist companion of John Constable.
Listing NGR: TM0695434596
© Mr Simon Peachey. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
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Photographer: Peachey, Simon
Rights Holder: Peachey, Simon
Brick, Render, Tile, Timber, Medieval Jettied House, Tudor Monument <By Form>, Elizabethan Jettied Building, Timber Framed Building, Timber Framed House, House, Domestic, Dwelling, Restaurant, Commercial, Eating And Drinking Establishment