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Latitude: 52.3025 / 52°18'9"N
Longitude: 1.042 / 1°2'31"E
OS Eastings: 607502
OS Northings: 271512
OS Grid: TM075715
Mapcode National: GBR TJN.L7W
Mapcode Global: VHL9L.0DQ7
Plus Code: 9F43823R+2R
Entry Name: Chart House and Adjoining Former Post Office and Shop
Listing Date: 14 June 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1180651
English Heritage Legacy ID: 279492
Location: Gislingham, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP23
Civil Parish: Gislingham
Built-Up Area: Gislingham
Traditional County: Suffolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk
Church of England Parish: Gislingham St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich
Tagged with: Post office
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 01/09/2015
HIGH STREET (WEST SIDE),
Chart House and adjoining former post office and shop
(Formerly listed as Post Office, Shop and adjoining House, HIGH STREET (WEST SIDE))
House with attached former post office and shop. C16 or C17 origins, extended and largely rebuilt c.1840, altered C20. Timber frame, plastered in panels, some red brick. Shallow hipped slate roofs. 3 bay house with lower bay to right and 2 bays with shop to left. All 2 storeys. Ground floor: brick base, central entrance with a 2 arched panelled architraved door, shallow 'Doric' porch with a dentilled pedimental hood, fluted columns, single glazing bar sashes with a hoodmould to left. First floor 8:8 pane sashes, all in shallow reveals. Boxed eaves. 2 axial white brick stacks on rear slope to outer bays. Right bay is set back slightly with 2-light glazing bar casements, a red brick axial stack on rear slope. Set back to left is a former post office and shop, ground floor C20 projecting shopfront, first floor recessed fixed 9 pane window, extended to left with an entrance. To rear roofs continue over 1 storey and attic lean-to's, red brick faced to right. Interior: right hand bays have some early studding with a chamfered axial binding beam and stop chamfered joists, C19 staircase with moulded and swept handrail. First floor not inspected.
Listing NGR: TM0750271512
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