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The Post Office and Adjoining Premises

A Grade II Listed Building in Raydon, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0088 / 52°0'31"N

Longitude: 0.9856 / 0°59'8"E

OS Eastings: 605001

OS Northings: 238698

OS Grid: TM050386

Mapcode National: GBR SLX.403

Mapcode Global: VHKFG.1RDW

Entry Name: The Post Office and Adjoining Premises

Listing Date: 29 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1036970

English Heritage Legacy ID: 277273

Location: Raydon, Babergh, Suffolk, IP7

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

Civil Parish: Raydon

Built-Up Area: Raydon

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Raydon St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TM 03 NW and TM 03 NE
(West Side)
3/33 and 4/33 The Post Office and
- adjoining premises
- II
House and Post Office. Probable late C15 - early C16 core with later additions
and alterations. Timber-framed, rendered, with red brick stacks. Concrete tile
roof. One storey and attic 3-cell plan, right section being an addition, and
extensions to rear not of special interest. Central section originally open to
roof. C20 shop front to right. Two C20 casements and two flat topped dormers with
C20 casements. Stack off-centre to right and external stack to left gable end,
upper parts of both rebuilt. Steeply-pitched swept roof. Interior: centre bay
chamfer-stopped beam and exposed joists. Inglenook to end room at left with arched
chamfer-stopped bressumer. Sections of wall studding exposed. Smoke-blackened
common rafter roof to centre bay reinforced with C20 softwood to support concrete

Listing NGR: TM0500138698

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