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The Vicarage, Higham

Description: The Vicarage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 275780

OS Grid Reference: TL7468965544
OS Grid Coordinates: 574689, 265544
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2603, 0.5582

Location: Higham, Suffolk IP28 6NH

Locality: Higham
Local Authority: Forest Heath District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP28 6NH

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Listing Text


6/39 The Vicarage

- II

Vicarage. c.1870; possibly by G. Gilbert Scott. 2 storeys, irregular form.
Flint rubble with bands and dressings of red brick, and window and door
surrounds of limestone. Slated roofs with bands of fishscale slates.
External chimneys of flint rubble with quoins of red brick. Mullioned windows
of limestone of various Gothic forms, some with hoodmoulds and moulded heads;
deeply recessed casements of metal and wood. Gabled set-forward entrance bay
with the doorway hoodmoulded and pointed in the C13 manner; the boarded door
has foliate iron hinges. Above is an oriel window with corbelled cill of
brick and slated pyramid roof. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: TL7468965544

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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