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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.


List entry Number: 1036578



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

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Long Melford

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 10-Jan-1953

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 278156

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BULL LANE 1. 5377 Long Melford Bull Lane Farmhouse TL 84 NE 6/405 10.1.53. II GV

2. A C16-C17 timber-framed and plastered house with cross wings at the east and west ends. The south front was entirely refronted in the C18 when the centre part was built out and heightened. 2 storeys. 4 window range, double hung sashes with glazing bars. There is a central 6-panel door with architrave and a Tuscan porch with plain columns and a modillion cornice. The east and west cross wings project at the rear and the east wing has exposed timber-framing. At the north end there is a 2 storeyed square bay with mullioned windows (mostly blocked) with some lattice leaded lights on the ground storey. The gable is carried out over the bay supported on a cambered bressummer with fine carved ornamentation and with arched braces at the outer ends, with pendants. An additional later wing extends to the west of the west cross wing. Roofs tiled, with paired modillion eaves cornice on the south front and a good chimney stack with 4 grouped octagonal shafts on a square base to the east cross wing.

Listing NGR: TL8731045857

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National Grid Reference: TL 87310 45857


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