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Description: Town Close Preparatory School
Date Listed: 5 June 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 229166
OS Grid Reference: TG2238007351
OS Grid Coordinates: 622380, 307351
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6184, 1.2837
TG 2207 SW IPSWICH ROAD
5.6.72. No. 14. (Town Close
House, now school. Probably early C18, remodelled in early C19 and with
extensive later additions. Red brick; hipped pantile roof; 5 brick chimneys.
2 storeys; 6 first-floor windows. Rusticated brick quoins and central pilaster.
6-panelled door to right of centre has overlight with circular glazing bars
in panelled reveals flanked by pilasters with a dentilled hood supported on
2 fluted Doric columns. Windows have sashes with glazing bars under rusti-
cated lintels. Pentangular 2-storey bay to left. Later extension to right
has a bow-fronted bay. Modillion cornice.
Listing NGR: TG2238007351
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Source: English Heritage
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