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Oak House

A Grade II Listed Building in Debenham, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2252 / 52°13'30"N

Longitude: 1.1815 / 1°10'53"E

OS Eastings: 617386

OS Northings: 263324

OS Grid: TM173633

Mapcode National: GBR VM3.KHS

Mapcode Global: VHLB1.FBGH

Plus Code: 9F4365GJ+3H

Entry Name: Oak House

Listing Date: 9 December 1955

Last Amended: 24 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1032323

English Heritage Legacy ID: 281508

Location: Debenham, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP14

County: Suffolk

Civil Parish: Debenham

Built-Up Area: Debenham

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Debenham St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Description

DEBENHAM HIGH STREET (east side)
TM 16 SE
6/84 No.9 (Oak House)
9.12.55 (formerly listed as
Oak House)

GV II

House. C15 front with later alterations; early C17 work to rear. Renovated
c.1975. Timber framed and rendered, the front part with exposed first floor
studding. Plaintiled roof. Rear wing has old plasterwork to north and is
pantiled. 2 storeys. Jetty to street: exposed joist-ends, bressummer with
remains of embattled ornament. A single mid C20 sash window to each floor,
the lower one tripartite. Rear wing: various casement windows, 2 to north
square-leaded; C17 diamond-mullioned window in gable end; internal stack with
C19 red brick shaft. Interior. Modernised. Earlier section has heavy
studding. Contemporary 4-centre arched doorway to north, probably for a shop.
Considerable subsidence; both original wallplates have later work above,
supporting a C17 butt purlin roof. 3 1/2 -bay rear addition: 2 cells with plain
joists set flat; plain studding; clasped purlin roof.


Listing NGR: TM1738663324

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