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Spar Food Store

A Grade II Listed Building in Bramford, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0764 / 52°4'34"N

Longitude: 1.0967 / 1°5'48"E

OS Eastings: 612304

OS Northings: 246526

OS Grid: TM123465

Mapcode National: GBR TMF.VDZ

Mapcode Global: VHLBR.Y2ML

Entry Name: Spar Food Store

Listing Date: 9 December 1955

Last Amended: 24 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1263017

English Heritage Legacy ID: 433443

Location: Bramford, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP8

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Bramford

Built-Up Area: Bramford

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Bramford St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TM 1246
9/88 Spar Food Store (Formerly
listed as Shop Premises and
9.12.55 three adjoining properties
approximately 35 yards South
East of the Almshouses on the
West Side of the Road)
- II
Shop, formerly terrace of cottages. Probably built as one house, in 2 stages:
a jettied cross-wing to right of late C14 or early C15; and an open hall with
storeyed bay to left of late C15 or early C16. Timber-framed and plastered.
Plaintiled roofs. C19 small-pane casements; beneath the jetty is a canted bay
shop window. Mid C20 wooden shop-front with glazed doors. The cross wing has
fairly complete framing from 1st floor upwards, but roof renewed C19; walling
at upper level has widely-spaced tension-braced studwork. The hall range has
similar wall-framing, depleted but with remains of smoke-blackened plain
crown-pose roof which was almost rebuilt in C19. Major alterations to ground
storey including flat-roofed rear extension, c.1970.

Listing NGR: TM1230446526

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

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