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The Old Workhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Brandon, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.4447 / 52°26'40"N

Longitude: 0.6123 / 0°36'44"E

OS Eastings: 577642

OS Northings: 286181

OS Grid: TL776861

Mapcode National: GBR QBB.RMC

Mapcode Global: VHJFN.KTL7

Plus Code: 9F42CJV6+VW

Entry Name: The Old Workhouse

Listing Date: 2 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1193482

English Heritage Legacy ID: 275814

Location: Brandon, West Suffolk, Suffolk, IP27

County: Suffolk

Civil Parish: Brandon

Built-Up Area: Brandon

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Brandon with Wangford St Peter and St Denys

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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1/5 The Old Workhouse

- II

Parish Centre, formerly National School, formerly Workhouse. 1778 with
possible core of 1673, converted to school 1843 (a sunk limestone plaque above
the entrance is inscribed "Victoria National School. Established 1843"). 2
storeys, 5 windows. Coursed squared clunch rubble with gault and red brick
quoins, set-forward plinth and parapets. Slated roof with end chimneys of
gault brick. C19 small-pane casements of 2 lights, those at ground floor
larger with transomes; segmental arched heads. Late C19 boarded entrance door
in reduced original opening. The Master's house attached to right has been
altered so as no longer to be of special interest.

Listing NGR: TL7764286181

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