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Number 18 and Number 20 Merrythought

A Grade II Listed Building in Mendlesham, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2502 / 52°15'0"N

Longitude: 1.0816 / 1°4'53"E

OS Eastings: 610452

OS Northings: 265809

OS Grid: TM104658

Mapcode National: GBR TK8.XZC

Mapcode Global: VHL9S.PPPW

Plus Code: 9F43732J+3M

Entry Name: Number 18 and Number 20 Merrythought

Listing Date: 14 July 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1352507

English Heritage Legacy ID: 281637

Location: Mendlesham, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP14

County: Suffolk

Civil Parish: Mendlesham

Built-Up Area: Mendlesham

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Mendlesham St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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TM 16 NW

FRONT STREET (north side)

No.18 & No.20 (Merrythought)


Originally one house, now 2. Late C16 or early C17, the facade cased in early
C20 red brick. Roof plaintiled to front and pantiled to rear. 2 storeys and
attic. Former jetty to street, now underbuilt. 2 windows, 3-light casements
with a single horizontal glazing bar to each light. On the ground floor, mid
C20 windows without glazing bars, the central window now divided into 2. Flat
gauged brick arches. 2 doors with 4 flush panels. One flat-roofed dormer
with mid C20 standard windows. Interior. No.20 has exposed C17 ceilings:
floorbeams with barred stop-chamfers, plain joists set flat. Some framing
visible on upper floor. Newel stair in front of stack. Side purlin roof,
most of the timbers concealed. Interior of No.18 not examined.

Listing NGR: TM1045265809

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