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The Elms, Long Melford

Description: The Elms

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 10 January 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 278312

OS Grid Reference: TL8627545305
OS Grid Coordinates: 586275, 245305
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0748, 0.7167

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

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Listing Text

5377 (East Side)
Long Melford
The Elms
TL 8645 21/560 10.1.53.

A fine large C18 red brick house with a parapet and a stucco modillion
cornice. 2 storeys and attics. 5 window range on the upper storey and
6 window range on the ground storey. A later 2 storey addition of much
lower storey heights extends to the north with 2 window range. The windows
are double-hung sashes with glazing bars, in flush cased frames. The
centre window on the upper storey is palladian with arched glazing bars
in the upper light. A central 6-panel door with a semi-circular fanlight
has a good Roman Doric doorcase with deep reveals, plain columns and an
open dentilled pediment. The fanlight arch has a keystone with a head.
Roof tiled, with 3 flat headed dormers on the front. There is a modern
addition at the rear.

Listing NGR: TL8627545305

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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