Record Details

NHER Number:46503
Type of record:Building
Name:Black Horse Public House, Magdalen Street

Summary

This public house dates to the mid 18th century. It is constructed from plastered and colourwashed flint, clunch and brick with roofs of black-glazed pantiles. The building has an L-shaped plan, with a rear range running southeast down Melford Bridge Road. The façade is of two storeys in three bays. The architecture inside in in Brewers' Tudor style and the ground-floor rooms have been opened into one.

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Location

Grid Reference:TL 87367 83176
Map Sheet:TL88SE
Parish:THETFORD, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

Public house. Mid 18th century. Plastered and colourwashed flint, clunch and brick. Roofs of black-glazed pantiles. L-shaped plan, with a rear range running southeast down Melford Bridge Road. Façade of two storeys in three bays. Central six-panelled door under a narrow three-vaned fanlight and an open pediment on consoles. 19th century canted bay to left and a two-light 19th century cross casement right. Three 19th century two-light casements to first floor. Dentil eaves cornice under gabled roof. Internal gable-end stacks. Rear wing with 20th century details to ground floor and three two-light first-floor casements. Roof hipped to southeast. Interior: Brewers' Tudor style. Ground-floor rooms opened into one. Boxed bridging beams.
Information from (S1).
A. Cattermole (NLA), 28 August 2006.

Monument Types

  • PUBLIC HOUSE (Post Medieval to Modern - 1750 AD to 2050 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

<S1>Scheduling record: English Heritage. List of Buildings of Historical and Architectural Interest.

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