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Uplands House, Layham

Description: Uplands House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 October 1992
English Heritage Building ID: 277196

OS Grid Reference: TM0368840491
OS Grid Coordinates: 603688, 240491
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0254, 0.9675

Location: B1070, Layham, Suffolk IP7 5JZ

Locality: Layham
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP7 5JZ

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Listing Text

The following buildings shall be added to the list:-
TM 04 SW
42/10004 Uplands House
- II
House. Circa 1830; extended in circa late C19. Flemish bond red brick
tuck-pointed at front. Slate roofs with gabled ends. Brick gable end
stacks. Plan: 2-room plan front range with central entrance hall.
Extended at rear later in C19 by a shallow addition on left and a wing
on the right, behind which is an outbuilding (probably stables) now
part of the house. Exterior: 3 storeys. Symmetrical 3-bay SW front,
the corners recessed slightly, rubbed brick flat arches and stone
cills. C19 16-pane sashes, centre first floor narrower 12-pane sash
and second floor smaller 8 and 6-pane sashes. Central doorway with
reeded doorcase, rectangular overlight with radiating glazing bars,
canopy on large shaped brackets, fielded panel reveals and fielded
six-panel door. At rear shallow 2-storey extension on right with lean-
to roof and gable-ended wing on left with large 2-storey canted bay.
At rear of wing a lower weather-boarded range with corrugated iron
sheet roof, converted into house accommodation. Interior: not

Listing NGR: TM0368840491

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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