THE LONG SHOP

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1287610

Date first listed: 14-Oct-1976

Date of most recent amendment: 02-Aug-1983

Statutory Address: THE LONG SHOP, MAIN STREET

Map

Ordnance survey map of THE LONG SHOP
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Location

Statutory Address: THE LONG SHOP, MAIN STREET

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

County: Suffolk

District: Suffolk Coastal (District Authority)

Parish: Leiston

National Grid Reference: TM 44385 62595

Details

TM 46 SW LEISTON-CUM-SIZEWELL MAIN STREET 4/37 The Long Shop (formerly listed as The Long Shop (formerly part of the premises of Richard Garrett Limited) 14.10.76

GV II*

Built as a workshop in 1853 for the manufacture of portable steam engines; now under restoration as a museum. Red brick with yellow brick dressings; pantile roof with 3 louvred ventilators at ridge level. Timber bell-turret at the east end. 2-storeys. 9 bays long (the centre one wider than the others) and 3 bays wide. The east end tripartite with central square headed entrance and arched windows, that above the entrance longer than the 4 in the outer bays and with a clock face in the gable above. The west end similar but altered and without a clock. The side windows all segmental-headed. All windows with iron glazing bars and set back within the wall surface which thus appears pilastered. The interior has fitters' galleries at first floor level leaving an open central well.

Listing NGR: TM4442562640

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number: 401763

Legacy System: LBS

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