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Latitude: 52.4597 / 52°27'35"N
Longitude: 1.5641 / 1°33'50"E
OS Eastings: 642226
OS Northings: 290617
OS Grid: TM422906
Mapcode National: GBR XMD.L8Q
Mapcode Global: VHM6K.2F7Q
Entry Name: Ravensmere House
Listing Date: 16 March 1948
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1186936
English Heritage Legacy ID: 363026
Location: Beccles, Waveney, Suffolk, NR34
Civil Parish: Beccles
Built-Up Area: Beccles
Traditional County: Suffolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk
Church of England Parish: Beccles St Michael and Saint Luke
Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich
TM 4290 2/96A 16.3.48.
17th century. Dated by wrought iron wall ties in gable 1694. Initials
BAS also in wrought iron in opposite gable (B now missing). 2 storeys
and attic. 2 dormers and gable end windows. Plinth and brick band with
moulded bricks. Dutch gables. Brick chimneys with moulded capping and
bases, detached flues, square on plan. Wood cornice with shaped brackets.
Pantiles. 5 windows, sash with flush frames and flat arches. 6-panel
door in wood case with fluted Doric pilasters, panelled reveals, triglyphs
and pediments. Interior: generally good, 1 panelled room. Oak stair with
heavy turned balusters, and built up moulded oak handrail. Chequer brick
with dark header ends. NMR photos.
All 4 sides of the Old Market contribute in varying degrees to its general
character. The Old Market is in an important position near the centre of
Listing NGR: TM4222690617
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