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Chapel House, Long Melford

Description: Chapel House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 February 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 278158

OS Grid Reference: TL8625445044
OS Grid Coordinates: 586254, 245044
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0724, 0.7162

Location: 9 B1064, Long Melford, Suffolk CO10 9HX

Locality: Long Melford
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: CO10 9HX

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Listing Text

5377 Long Melford
Chapel House
TL 8645 21/407

A C16-C17 timber-framed house. Refronted in the C19 in grey gault brick
with corner pilasters. With C18 features at the rear. 2 storeys. 3
window range on the west front and 3 window range on the south, double-hung
sashes without glazing bars. The west front has 3-light outer windows
and a single light centre window with a semi-circular headed upper sash,
with reconstructed stone surrounds and cornices on console brackets.
A central 4-panel door with round-headed upper panels and a semi-circular
fanlight has a reconstructed stone doorcase with panelled pilasters, frieze
and cornice. The south front has a canted bay on the ground storey at
the west end. The rear is timber-framed and plastered, with a C18 8-panel
door with shouldered architrave and a dentilled cornice on console brackets.
Roof tiled (old tiles), hipped at the south end with overhanging eaves
on shaped brackets. There are 3 original chimney stacks with 4 grouped
octagonal shafts with moulded caps, on a square base. The others have
2 octagonal shafts (restored or rebuilt).
Maltings and Granary to the north of Chapel House - see Little St Marys.

Listing NGR: TL8625445044

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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