The Ancient House, High Street, Clare, Suffolk

The Ancient House, High Street, Clare, Suffolk
Photograph taken April 1958 © Copyright Historic England Archive ref: aa98/12764

Built as a priest's house and dated 1473, the Ancient House is a good example of pargetting (decorative plaster work) which was an East Anglian tradition.

Location

Suffolk Clare

Period

Medieval (Middle Ages) (1066 - 1484)

Tags

building house decoration craft tradition art pattern architecture design Medieval (1066 - 1484)