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Old Court House, Long Melford

Description: Old Court House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 June 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 278240

OS Grid Reference: TL8651745944
OS Grid Coordinates: 586517, 245944
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0804, 0.7206

Location: B1064, Long Melford, Suffolk CO10 9DY

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

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Listing Text

5377 (East Side)
Long Melford
Old Court House
(Nos 1 to 4)
TL 8645 21/489 10.6.77.

A mid C19 red brick building with yellow brick rusticated quoins and window
dressings. It comprises a central 2 storey block with a stopped gable
on the front and single storey side wings with parapets. The centre block
breaks forward slightly. 1:2:1 window range, 3-light mullioned and transomed
casements with glazing bars. The windows and doorway have square hood
moulds. Roof slate. Tall brick walls which enclose the building at the
rear were built for protection after the Melford Riots of 1885. The building
is now converted into flats.

Listing NGR: TL8651745944

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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