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Premises Occupied by Scarffs (Deep Freeze), Castle House and Adjoining Shop Premises

A Grade II Listed Building in Clare, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0772 / 52°4'37"N

Longitude: 0.581 / 0°34'51"E

OS Eastings: 576966

OS Northings: 245235

OS Grid: TL769452

Mapcode National: GBR PFF.PPQ

Mapcode Global: VHJHL.01ZY

Entry Name: Premises Occupied by Scarffs (Deep Freeze), Castle House and Adjoining Shop Premises

Listing Date: 19 December 1961

Last Amended: 20 May 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1031689

English Heritage Legacy ID: 283051

Location: Clare, St. Edmundsbury, Suffolk, CO10

County: Suffolk

District: St. Edmundsbury

Civil Parish: Clare

Built-Up Area: Clare

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Clare with Poslingford

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TL 74 NE


Well Lane
(South Side)
Premises occupied by Scarffs
(Deep freeze), Castle House
& adjoining shop premises
(Formerly listed as premises
occupied by A Butcher, Ltd).


A C16 timber-framed and plastered building formerly the Boar and Griffon Inn.
A will of 1640 refers to it as the property of Gabriel Golding. It became business
premises in the early C18. It comprises a main block with 2 separate additions
on the south-west end. 2 storeys and attics. The main block was refronted in
the C18, with a parapet and a paired modillion cornice. 5 window range, double
hung sashes with glazing bars, in cased frames. A 6-panel door with a rectangular
fanlight has a wood doorcase with slender half-columns and a cornice. There
is a C20 shop front at the north-east end. Roof tiled, with 1 segmental headed
dormer. The adjoining addition on the south-west end is 2 stories. 2 window
range, C20 casements. The 2nd extension, probably a stable block, with a carriage
entrance at the south-west end is 2 storeys and attics. The windows have fixed
lights with glazing bars. The ground storey has a C20 shop front. Roof tiled,
with 2 tall gabled dormers.

All the listed buildings in Well Lane with Nos 1 to 8 (consec) and No 31 Church
Street, all the listed buildings in Market Hill, Nos 1 to 8 (consec) Malting Lane,
Stone Hall and Nos 36 to 40 (consec) Nethergate Street and all the listed buildings
in Station Road form a group.

Listing NGR: TL7696645235

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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