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Red House and Cocoanut House, Long Melford

Description: Red House and Cocoanut House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 February 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 278273

OS Grid Reference: TL8641845865
OS Grid Coordinates: 586418, 245865
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0797, 0.7191

Location: Hall Street, Long Melford, Suffolk CO10 9JR

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

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Listing Text

5377 (West Side)
Long Melford
Red House and
Cocoanut House
TL 8645 21/522

A timber-framed house with cross wings at the north and south ends. The
north cross wing and centre range is of C16 date and the south cross wing
was probably added in the C17. Almost completely refronted in red brick
in the C19. A panel in the south gable bears the date 1881. 2 storeys.
4 window range, double-hung sashes with glazing bars, in moulded brick
reveals with serrated ornamental segmental heads. The outer windows are
3-light. The south wing has a 6-panel door with a shallow fanlight, pilasters
and a cornice. There are 2 modern shop windows on the ground storey and
a C19 shop front on the north cross wing, altered into office premises.
Roofs tiled. The gables have C19 ornamental bargeboards. The interior
has moulded ceiling beams and joists in the ground storey of the north

Listing NGR: TL8641845865

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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