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Thorne Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Shimpling, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.1433 / 52°8'35"N

Longitude: 0.7539 / 0°45'14"E

OS Eastings: 588537

OS Northings: 253024

OS Grid: TL885530

Mapcode National: GBR RHJ.RD4

Mapcode Global: VHKDR.0DX8

Entry Name: Thorne Lodge

Listing Date: 14 August 1996

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1268332

English Heritage Legacy ID: 461943

Location: Shimpling, Babergh, Suffolk, IP30

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

Civil Parish: Shimpling

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Alpheton St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

(south side)
922-/4/10020 Thorne Lodge

House. C 17 with C 19 alterations. Plastered and whitewashed timber frame and brick with flint and brick front bow and brick gable ends. Thatched roof and brick stacks, 2 to ridge and 1 projecting to left end. Possibly 3-unit plan extended to 4. Single storey and attic. 3-window range of a sash and 2 2-light casements, the latter in a large projecting bow which has a central plank door. The right end has a 3-light casement on each floor, the upper set in applied framing with rendered infill. To rear is a 3-window range with 3 2-light gabled dormers over and a part-glazed door to centre left with narrow sidelights. INTERIOR. Bridging beams with wide chamfers and wide or chamfered joists. Some large panel framing visible. Back to back brick open fireplaces with bressumers and hood. 2 winder staircases.

Listing NGR: TL8853753024

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