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Buck's Head Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Thwaite, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2709 / 52°16'15"N

Longitude: 1.101 / 1°6'3"E

OS Eastings: 611674

OS Northings: 268169

OS Grid: TM116681

Mapcode National: GBR TK3.P5L

Mapcode Global: VHL9T.15DY

Entry Name: Buck's Head Inn

Listing Date: 29 July 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1032262

English Heritage Legacy ID: 281674

Location: Thwaite, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP23

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Thwaite

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Stoke Ash with Thwaite

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TM 16 NW
3/89 Buck's Head Inn

-- II
Public house. C16, in 2 phases, with C18-C19 in-line addition to left,
forming a single long range. Timber framed and plastered: some old panelled
plasterwork with chevron-pargetted infill. Left gable end of colourwashed
brick. Plaintiled roof. 1½ storeys. 4 windows: C18-C19 casements to upper
floor, small-paned ground floor casements of c.1900. One gabled dormer to
left. 2 mid C20 gabled porches with plank doors. Internal stack rebuilt C20
with cross-axial shaft. Gable stack to left. Interior. Earliest phase to
right, in 3½ bays, has exposed first floor studding with heavy reverse-curved
braces. Addition to left, perhaps late C16, is in 2 unequal bays. Both
phases appear to have coupled-rafter roofs, the collars missing in the later
work. Most of timbers on ground floor are concealed; evidence for service
partition at earlier end. Fireplace at left gable end has re-used C16 moulded
lintol. Roof over later addition at left end destroyed by fire in 1980's.

Listing NGR: TM1167468169

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