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Water Conduit, Long Melford

Description: Water Conduit

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 10 January 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 278169

OS Grid Reference: TL8659746427
OS Grid Coordinates: 586597, 246427
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0847, 0.7220

Location: B1064, Long Melford, Suffolk CO10 9DH

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

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There is also a scheduled monument, The Conduit, Melford Green, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.

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Listing Text

5377 Long Melford
Water Conduit
TL 8646 20/418 10.1.53.

A C16 red brick conduit built at the same time as Melford Hall standing
130m due north of the Entrance gate and Lodges of Melford Hall. Square
on plan with octagonal corner buttresses with capped octagonal turrets.
Each front has a truncated gable. The north, south and west sides have
wide 4-centred arched openings (blocked). The east side has 2 arched
openings (1 blocked). The upper part of the building was restored in
the C19 (AM).

Listing NGR: TL8659746427

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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