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Falkland House and Jason House, Long Melford

Description: Falkland House and Jason House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 January 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 278187

OS Grid Reference: TL8650646496
OS Grid Coordinates: 586506, 246496
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0854, 0.7207

Location: B1064, Long Melford, Suffolk CO10 9DU

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

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Listing Text

5377 Long Melford
Falkland House
and Jason House
(formerly listed as
Falkland House)
TL 8646 20/436 10.1.53.

A timber-framed and plastered house of C16 origin, altered in later centuries
and refronted in the C18. There are modern additions at the rear. 2
storeys and attics. 3 window range, double-hung sashes with glazing bars.
The south end has 2-light windows on the 1st storey and a 3-light window
on the ground storey. At the north end there is a 2-storeyed canted bay.
A central doorway has pilasters, frieze and a modillion cornice hood.
Roof tiled (old tiles), with 3 hipped dormers with double-hung sashes
with glazing bars. At the south end there is a fine external chimney
stack with 3 octagonal shafts with spur caps and battlemented ornamentation
to the upper part of the stack At the north end there is a later hexagonal
shafted stack (rebuilt).

Listing NGR: TL8650646496

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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