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38 and 38a, Blacksmiths Corner

A Grade II Listed Building in Belstead, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0228 / 52°1'22"N

Longitude: 1.1049 / 1°6'17"E

OS Eastings: 613120

OS Northings: 240592

OS Grid: TM131405

Mapcode National: GBR TN6.456

Mapcode Global: VHLBZ.3FG5

Plus Code: 9F4324F3+4W

Entry Name: 38 and 38a, Blacksmiths Corner

Listing Date: 7 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1285846

English Heritage Legacy ID: 277385

Location: Belstead, Babergh, Suffolk, IP8

County: Suffolk

Civil Parish: Belstead

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Belstead St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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No 38 and 38A


House, divided in two. Probably early to mid C16, and later. Timber framed, the
first floor rendered, the rest clad in Flemish bond brick, with shallow brick
plinth. Plaintile roof. Rendered transverse-axial stack. Left hand external
brick stack. 1½ storeys. 3 cell cross passage plan, its left hand parlour cell
a later addition. 2 3-light casements, that to left of 6 panes, that to central
cell of 3 plain lights. Boarded door with glazed panel in cross passage
position, small 2-light casement to right, service cell; single light to far
left. 3-light 6-pane full dormer casement above central window. Interior; part
exposed frame. Chimney to left of passage. Intact pair of service rooms with
rectangular service doorways with chamfered reveals. Probably original doors,
that to rear of 3 butted planks that to front of 3 lapped boards. Large pintle
hinges. Inserted hall ceiling with crude ogee stops to axial beam, thin joists.
Right hand tie beam part cut through. Stairs to rear of hall. 2-tier staggered
purlin roof. No 38 (left) appears later, with thinner scantling where visible.
Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: TM1312040592

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