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Old House

A Grade II Listed Building in Hitcham, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.1219 / 52°7'18"N

Longitude: 0.8973 / 0°53'50"E

OS Eastings: 598438

OS Northings: 251027

OS Grid: TL984510

Mapcode National: GBR SK7.ZLZ

Mapcode Global: VHKDT.HXPQ

Entry Name: Old House

Listing Date: 23 January 1958

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1037292

English Heritage Legacy ID: 276512

Location: Hitcham, Babergh, Suffolk, IP7

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

Civil Parish: Hitcham

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Hitcham All Saints

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

Old House
TL 9851 48/364 23.1.58
A C16 and C17 timber-framed and plastered building said to be the former
Guildhall. Built on an L-shaped plan with wings extending to the south-east
and south-west. The roof of the south-west wing is tiled and the south-east
wing is thatched. Two storeys. The older wing to the south-east has
a jettied upper storey on exposed joists on the south-west side and
exposed timber-framing. The windows generally are leaded casements.
Four window range on the north-west front and a 6-panel door with a flat
cornice hood on brackets. The roof has a large square chimney stack
and an external stack at the south-east end.

Listing NGR: TL9843851027

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

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