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Chadacre Agricultural Institute, Shimpling

Description: Chadacre Agricultural Institute

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 February 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 278503

OS Grid Reference: TL8535752733
OS Grid Coordinates: 585357, 252733
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1418, 0.7073

Location: Dovehouse Hill, Shimpling, Suffolk IP29 4DT

Locality: Shimpling
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP29 4DT

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Listing Text

5377 Shimpling
Chadacre Agricultural
TL 85 SE 4/759

A large well proportioned early C19 stuccoed house with extensive early
C20 additions at the north end. There are also later additions. The
rainwater heads on the south front have the date 1834. 3 storeys. The
south front has 3:1 window range, the west front has 5 and the east front
has 6 window range, double-hung sashes with glazing bars. The ground
and 1st storey windows have moulded stucco architraves and the 1st storey
windows have cornices. A raised band runs between the ground and 1st
storey windows on all fronts. On the west front there is a large entrance
porch with coupled pilasters, frieze and cornice, and a central double
6-panel door with a semi-circular fanlight. A single storey splayed bay
projects on the south front. Roof slate, with 6 rectangular chimney stacks
with cornices and a wide overhanging eaves on shaped brackets.

Listing NGR: TL8535752733

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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