History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.


A Grade II Listed Building in Witnesham, Suffolk

More Photos »
Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 52.1198 / 52°7'11"N

Longitude: 1.1884 / 1°11'18"E

OS Eastings: 618373

OS Northings: 251629

OS Grid: TM183516

Mapcode National: GBR VNH.181

Mapcode Global: VHLBF.KZ3B

Plus Code: 9F43459Q+W8

Entry Name: Buckshorns

Listing Date: 25 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1183233

English Heritage Legacy ID: 286018

Location: Witnesham, East Suffolk, Suffolk, IP6

County: Suffolk

Civil Parish: Witnesham

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Witnesham St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

Find accommodation in



1/56 Buckshorns

- II

House. c.1600 with alterations of c.1950. 1 storey and attics. Timber-
framed and plastered, much of the studwork exposed. Concrete tiled roof with
gabled casement dormers. Central chimney of red brick. 2-light C20 casements
with leaded lights. 2-storey C20 entrance porch with boarded and battened
door. The plan form is unusual. 2 equal cells at ground floor on each side
of a narrow central chimney bay; at lst floor is a single long room at either
end. Unchamfered lodged 1st floor joists throughout, perhaps reused from an
earlier house. Wind-braced clasped-purlin roof. Included despite C20
alterations because of complete timber-framed structure and unusual form.

Listing NGR: TM1837351629

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.