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© Mr T. P. C. Bramer

IoE Number: 362943
Location: ROOS HALL, BARSHAM ROAD
  BECCLES, WAVENEY, SUFFOLK
Photographer: Mr T. P. C. Bramer
Date Photographed: 17 August 2005
Date listed: 16 March 1948
Date of last amendment: 16 March 2048
Grade I

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1.828BARSHAM ROADRoos HallTM 49 SW 1/1516.3.48.

1. 828 BARSHAM ROAD Roos Hall TM 49 SW 1/15 16.3.48. TM 48 NW 1A/15 I 2. 16th century. Initials TBC for Thomas Colby for whom the hall was built and d. 1593 which is considered the completion date. 3 storeys and attic. Red brick embattled parapet, crow stepped gables. Octagonal buttresses at corners with moulded brick pinnacles. Plain tiles. Brick octagonal chimneys with moulded caps and bases. 3 windows to entrance front, brick mullion transom, with drip moulds. Ground and 1st floors have pediments. These windows have imitation stone quoins and heads in cement in some cases removed to show original treatment. Main entrance door with 4-centred arch in moulded brick with square headed drip mould. Interior: stairs in oak with solid oak treads. There is an older staircase leading to the attic. There is original panelling. Several contemporary fireplaces in stone. The hall was purchased by Sir John Suckling about 1600 and the property has recently returned to the present head of the family, who now resides there. MR photos.

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