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The Duke of Malborough Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Ipswich, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0982 / 52°5'53"N

Longitude: 1.0413 / 1°2'28"E

OS Eastings: 608407

OS Northings: 248789

OS Grid: TM084487

Mapcode National: GBR TM5.D2D

Mapcode Global: VHLBK.0JBD

Plus Code: 9F4332XR+7G

Entry Name: The Duke of Malborough Public House

Listing Date: 9 December 1955

Last Amended: 24 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1251601

English Heritage Legacy ID: 434319

Location: Somersham, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP8

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Somersham

Built-Up Area: Somersham

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Somersham

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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The Duke of Marlborough Public House (Formerly listed as The Marlborough Head)


Public house, C15 with alterations of C17 and C19. In 2 sections: a long C15
cross-wing, gable-front to Chapel Lane; and a rebuilt C17 hall range reaching
to the junction of Main Road and Chapel Lane. 2 storeys. Timber-framed and
rough-cast; the wing has exposed tension-braced close-studwork, and has its
upper floor jettied on brackets. Plaintiled roofs; an axial C17 chimney of
red brick. Mainly C19 and early C20 casements. Boarded C20 Oak entrance door
at the cross-passage position. The C15 wing has heavy exposed framing with a
crown-post roof; the crown posts are rectangular with 2-way plank bracing.
The wing was extended to rear by 2 bays in C15 or early C16 (this section has
a pantiled coupled-rafter roof). Much remodelling including single-storey red
brick and pantiled extensions, in mid C19.

Listing NGR: TM0840748789

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