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The Wild Man

A Grade II Listed Building in Sproughton, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0625 / 52°3'45"N

Longitude: 1.0948 / 1°5'41"E

OS Eastings: 612239

OS Northings: 244979

OS Grid: TM122449

Mapcode National: GBR TMM.MM2

Mapcode Global: VHLBR.XFM7

Plus Code: 9F43337V+2W

Entry Name: The Wild Man

Listing Date: 29 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1351646

English Heritage Legacy ID: 277368

Location: Sproughton, Babergh, Suffolk, IP8

County: Suffolk

Civil Parish: Sproughton

Built-Up Area: Sproughton

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Sproughton All Saints

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

6/40 The Wild Man
Public House. Early and later C16, altered, with extensive C20 additions, to
rear. Timber framed, rendered, gabletted tile roof. L plan, with former 2
bay hall and crosswing. 1½ storeys and cellar. 3 C20 timber casements. Off
centre blocked doorway with 6 panel door beneath flat canopy on brackets. 3
dormer casements to left and right of 2 lights, that to centre of 3 lights.
Inserted brick stacks to rear of ridge and in left hand return.
Interior: Much of rear ground floor frame removed though main posts remain.
Brick stack, much altered C20, with stair behind. To left of stack stop chamfered
spinal beam and horizontal joists, to right the joists replaced or ceiled over.
First floor frame partly exposed, particularly in the crosswing. Tall square
crown post with slender braces and some smoke blackened rafters. Crosswing,
tie beam with one straight and one cranked brace, similar cranked braces to
closed truss, clasped purlin roof with some windbraces.

Listing NGR: TM1223944979

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

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