Lidgate

 

Pictures of buildings mentioned in the “Suffolk” volume of “The Buildings of England” series by Sir Nikolaus Pevsner.


As well as the Church (not covered on this site - see Suffolk Churches) mention is also made of the earthworks castle but the main interest here is the only house (on page 333 of 1974 edition), of which Pevsner says:


“Suffolk House, in the village street.  Timber-framed, but with a fine brick end with stepped gable; early Tudor.  The bressumer in the front of the house partly carved”. 


It is shown here:



and here with the brick end:


More detail of the stepped gable:


... and more detail of the carved bressumer:



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