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137 and 137a, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Needham Market, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.1562 / 52°9'22"N

Longitude: 1.0494 / 1°2'57"E

OS Eastings: 608689

OS Northings: 255269

OS Grid: TM086552

Mapcode National: GBR TLD.VG7

Mapcode Global: VHLBC.42MC

Entry Name: 137 and 137a, High Street

Listing Date: 9 December 1955

Last Amended: 19 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1261496

English Heritage Legacy ID: 436933

Location: Needham Market, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP6

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Needham Market

Built-Up Area: Needham Market

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Needham Market with Badley St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 22/12/2011

TM 0855

Nos.137 and 137A

(Formerly listed as Variations, and No.137, Hallgarth House (formerly listed as No.137))


House and hairdressers shop, mid C16 with alterations of C19 and C20. 2
storeys, partly with attics. 3-cell plan. Timber-framed with roughcast
panels with broad borders, and over the entrance a cartouche bearing the date
1482 (but until c1980 the cartouche contained the date 1716 and initials C
over R.M.). The upper floor is long-wall jettied with knees beneath.
Plaintiled roof with a few crested ridge tiles. Axial and end chimneys of red
brick. Late C20 casements, those of No.137 having an arched head to each
light. Variations has a pair of late C20 shop windows and glazed entrance
door. No.137 has a C19 4-panelled door at the cross-entry position. In the
hall is a moulded bridging joist, and twin service rooms to right have exposed
studwork. Plain crownpost roof with 2-way bracing. Large chimney between
hall and parlour.

Listing NGR: TM0868655266

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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