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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: 1253625



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

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Needham Market

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 09-Dec-1955

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 407543

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3/66 No.1 (Chain House ) 9.12.55


Farmhouse, probably C16 with alterations of c.1800 and C19. 2 storeys, 7 windows. Timber-framed and plastered in panels, with C19 cable-pattern pargetting. Plaintiled roof with axial chimney of C19; a large C17 rear chimney of red brick has diaper patterning in burnt headers and linked square shafts. Small-pane sashes of c.1800 with moulded architraves. Good entrance doorway with 6-panelled door (the central panels small and under-square), panelled reveals and moulded architrave, and a shallow cornice on console brackets. One room has good moulded C16 ceiling joists. 3 rear wings of various dates, all encased in early C20 brick; a long service wing at the north end interlocks with the rear of No.3, High Street.

Listing NGR: TM0900554761

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National Grid Reference: TM 09005 54761


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