History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Queens Head Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Eye, Suffolk

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 52.3211 / 52°19'15"N

Longitude: 1.1458 / 1°8'44"E

OS Eastings: 614485

OS Northings: 273878

OS Grid: TM144738

Mapcode National: GBR TJL.GHR

Mapcode Global: VHL9F.TX2K

Entry Name: Queens Head Public House

Listing Date: 12 February 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1316544

English Heritage Legacy ID: 468347

Location: Eye, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP23

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Eye

Built-Up Area: Eye (Mid Suffolk)

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Eye St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

Find accommodation in
Eye

Listing Text


EYE

TM1473 CROSS STREET
585-1/7/95 (West side)
No.7
Queen's Head Public House

GV II

Public House. Late C17, extended into rear wing early C18,
altered early C19. Roughcast and plastered timber frame.
Machine tiled and pantiled roofs. Lobby entrance plan, the
original building one room deep running parallel to street.
Late C17 front block of 2 storeys on high brick plinth course;
3-window range of early C19 2-light casements to first floor
under late C19 hoods on label stops. Two C20 top-hung
casements to ground floor, with similar hoods on label stops.
Double-leaf C20 door between windows right of centre, reached
by flight of rebuilt steps with timber balustrade. C20 gabled
porch. Facade with C20 applied false timber studwork. Gabled
roof with C20 machine tiles. Ridge stack over door. One- and
2-storey gabled rear wings.
INTERIOR: close-studded timber frame with jowled principal
posts and cambered tie beams. Roof replaced late C20.
Chamfered bridging beams. Rear wing with central open
fireplace partly rebuilt under a depressed 4-centred arch but
retaining early C18 brick canopy.
(Paine C: The History of Eye: Diss: 1993-: 43).

Listing NGR: TM1447773881

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

Selected Sources

Source links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.