THE CHESTNUTS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1352489
Date first listed:
24-Jun-1988
Statutory Address:
THE CHESTNUTS, 5, WATER LANE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
THE CHESTNUTS, 5, WATER LANE

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

County:
Suffolk
District:
Mid Suffolk (District Authority)
Parish:
Debenham
National Grid Reference:
TM 17431 63412

Details

DEBENHAM WATER LANE TM 16 SE 6/128 No.5 (The Chestnuts) - - II

House. C15 core with considerable C16-early C17 alteration, including addition of north cell. Timber framed and rendered, pantiled roof. 3 cells. 2 storeys. Various casement windows, mainly C20. To left is a mid C20 semi- glazed door and enclosed porch. Glazed door to centre. Internal stack with rendered shaft. Interior. Earlier work in 2 bays, the original layout unclear. Upper floor has some good framing with arched wall braces. South gable end has straight tie beam brace but no evidence for studding, suggesting the house once continued further. Stack is inserted into part of south bay. Centre bay has plain joists with original trimming for a stair. North bay is early C17, most of the timbers concealed. Heavily sooted queen-post roof over south bay. Remainder of roof has clasped purlins with much later reinforcement and renewal; no sooting.

Listing NGR: TM1743163412

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
281552
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 19 Dec 2004
Reference: IOE01/13674/16
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Iain Slater. Source Historic England Archive
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