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3, Station Road

A Grade II* Listed Building in Stowmarket, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.1885 / 52°11'18"N

Longitude: 0.996 / 0°59'45"E

OS Eastings: 604889

OS Northings: 258704

OS Grid: TM048587

Mapcode National: GBR SJM.LNS

Mapcode Global: VHKDP.68W4

Entry Name: 3, Station Road

Listing Date: 19 April 1972

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1297869

English Heritage Legacy ID: 384634

Location: Stowmarket, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP14

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Stowmarket

Built-Up Area: Stowmarket

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Stowmarket St Peter and St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


614-1/4/106 (North side)
19/04/72 No.3


Shop, formerly house and shop. Late C14, altered early C15 and
C20. Plastered and colourwashed timber-frame. Plain tile and
concrete corrugated tile roofs. Late C14 range parallel to
road at right with early C15 range added gable-end on to road
left over a square-headed carriage entrance.
2 storeys and attic. To right of carriage entrance is a late
C19 plate-glass shopfront, rather altered C20. Carriage arch
leads to close studded passage with inserted late C20 display
window. Over passage is jettied gable with 2 consoles lit
through a late C18 3-light casement with leaded glazing.
Gabled roof. Range to right, (parallel to road), also with
jettied first floor, the jetty obscured by C20 fasic board.
One 4/8 sash. Gabled roof with plain tiles. Sloping dormer to
extreme right.
INTERIOR. Boxed bridging beams to shop. Frame has tension
braces at first floor. Roof of north-south block with 2 early
C15 octagonal crown posts. Posts with splayed feet and tops,
the latter with 4 arched braces reaching to crown purlin and
collars. Tie beams on arched braces, some missing. Roof of
east-west block has one remaining late C14 octagonal crown
post with moulded capital and 2 cranked braces to collar. 2
further braces once linked with missing crown purlin. Junction
of the 2 blocks has exterior plaster to once free-standing
east-west block.

Listing NGR: TM0488958704

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

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