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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: 72 AND 74, HIGH STREET

List entry Number: 1032294



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Debenham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 24-Jun-1988

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 281539

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DEBENHAM HIGH STREET (west side) TM 16 SE 6/115 Nos.72 & 74 - GV II

Originally one house, at one time an inn; now 2 dwellings. A C16 3-cell house, extended to left in mid C17 forming a single long range. Timber framed, roughcast-rendered, pantiled roof. 2 storeys. 4 windows, mainly 2 and 3-light casements with a single horizontal glazing bar to each light. No.72 has a semi-glazed 4-panel door, No.74 a mid C20 glazed door in the cross-entry of the original range. To extreme left, C20 shop windows and recessed doorway. 2 internal stacks. 1 1/2-storey garage addition on left gable end. Interior. C16 work within No.74 has widely-spaced heavy studding. In hall chamber, evidence for central arched-braced tie beam at front but not at rear, suggesting alteration or possible incorporation of earlier work. Irregular joists at service end, more substantial joists in cross-passage. C17 work has exposed first floor studding. Clasped purlin roof, the earlier section with arched wind bracing. No.72, not examined during re-survey, contains a newel stair with good carved newel post (information from Mr T. Easton, Bedfield Hall).

Listing NGR: TM1748763051

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National Grid Reference: TM 17487 63051


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