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THE DUKE OF MALBOROUGH PUBLIC HOUSE

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: THE DUKE OF MALBOROUGH PUBLIC HOUSE

List entry Number: 1251601

Location

THE DUKE OF MALBOROUGH PUBLIC HOUSE, MAIN ROAD

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

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Somersham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 09-Dec-1955

Date of most recent amendment: 24-Jan-1986

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 434319

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

SOMERSHAM MAIN ROAD TM 04 NE 6/160 The Duke of Marlborough Public House (Formerly 9.12.55 listed as The Marlborough Head) - II Public house, C15 with alterations of C17 and C19. In 2 sections: a long C15 cross-wing, gable-front to Chapel Lane; and a rebuilt C17 hall range reaching to the junction of Main Road and Chapel Lane. 2 storeys. Timber-framed and rough-cast; the wing has exposed tension-braced close-studwork, and has its upper floor jettied on brackets. Plaintiled roofs; an axial C17 chimney of red brick. Mainly C19 and early C20 casements. Boarded C20 Oak entrance door at the cross-passage position. The C15 wing has heavy exposed framing with a crown-post roof; the crown posts are rectangular with 2-way plank bracing. The wing was extended to rear by 2 bays in C15 or early C16 (this section has a pantiled coupled-rafter roof). Much remodelling including single-storey red brick and pantiled extensions, in mid C19.

Listing NGR: TM0840448786

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National Grid Reference: TM 08404 48786

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