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Skate's Hill House, Glemsford

Description: Skate's Hill House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 January 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 277964

OS Grid Reference: TL8291547085
OS Grid Coordinates: 582915, 247085
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0919, 0.6687

Location: B1065, Glemsford, Suffolk CO10 7SH

Locality: Glemsford
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: CO10 7SH

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Listing Text

5377 Glemsford
Skate's Hill House
(formerly listed as
Skate's Hill Farmhouse)
TL 8247 19/169 10.1.53.

A C17 timber-framed and plastered house built on an L shaped plan with
wings extending to the east and north. The south front of the east wing
was refronted in the C19 in grey gault brick. The north wing now has
exposed timber framing and the upper storey on the west front is jettied
with a moulded bressummer on curved brackets. 2 storeys. The south front
has 3 window range, double-hung sashes with glazing bars to the ground
storey windows. There is a central doorway with an Ionic style portico.
The west front has 3 window range, double-hung sashes with glazing bars.
The exposed framing shows a number of blocked original window openings.
Roof tiled, hipped. There is an external chimney stack at the south
end of the west front.

Listing NGR: TL8291547085

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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