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Hill House, Shotley

Description: Hill House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 February 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 277518

OS Grid Reference: TM2383036750
OS Grid Coordinates: 623830, 236750
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9841, 1.2582

Locality: Shotley
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP9 1EW

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Listing Text


3/66 Hill House

- II

House. C18/C19 with later C19 extensions to north. Painted gault brick. Hipped
grey slate roof. Off-centre and rear chimneystacks. 2 storeys. 3 window range
of small paned vertically sliding sashes, gauged brick arches. Shutters to windows
excepting first floor centre window which has an elegant cast iron balcony. Central
leaded and scalloped tent porch supported by 3 elaborate openwork cast iron columns,
C20 glazed door. Noteworthy internal features are the C18-C19 fire surrounds to
most rooms, all moulded, some with fluted pilasters, swags, urns and paterae,
moulded cast iron hob and basket grates, only one main room lacks an early surround.
Stick balusters to main and servants' stairs.

Listing NGR: TM2383036750

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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