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Post Office and Stores

A Grade II Listed Building in Palgrave, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.3642 / 52°21'51"N

Longitude: 1.1064 / 1°6'23"E

OS Eastings: 611598

OS Northings: 278554

OS Grid: TM115785

Mapcode National: GBR THY.QKF

Mapcode Global: VHL97.4V80

Entry Name: Post Office and Stores

Listing Date: 17 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1032783

English Heritage Legacy ID: 280354

Location: Palgrave, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP22

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Palgrave

Built-Up Area: Palgrave

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Palgrave St Peter

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TM 1178
5/65 Post Office and Stores
-- II

House with shop. Mid to late C16, altered and extended in C18 and C19.
Timber frame, plastered. Hipped pantiled roof. A 3 cell lobby entry plan
with additions at service end. 2 storeys. 5 window front. Ground floor:
entrance to right of centre with C18 six fielded panelled door, pedimented
architrave, to left a large C19 sash, to right 2 glazing bar sashes, flush
frames with ornamental blind boxes. To far left is projecting brick shop, C19
with a large window and a door with a fanlight. First floor 6-pane sashes,
C18 eaves cornice. Cross axial ridge stack rebuilt in white brick. Left
return truncated external stack. C18 dairy/bakehouse wing to rear left,
entrance in return, gable end internal stack. C19 lean-to added to rear.
Interior: ground floor, hall has a cavetto mullioned 3-light opening; jowled
post to double roll moulded cross axial binding beam with similar joists,
parlour has a deeply chamfered axial binding beam, some brick nogging repair
to end wall. First floor: above hall to rear a diamond mullioned 5-light
opening, arched brace from jowled post to cambered tie beam. Butt purlin roof
with angled struts to collars and halved principal rafters.

Listing NGR: TM1159878554

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

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