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Stables and Coach House to Former Assington Hall, Assington

Description: Stables and Coach House to Former Assington Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 August 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 278667

OS Grid Reference: TL9336438824
OS Grid Coordinates: 593364, 238824
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0141, 0.8163

Location: Assington, Suffolk CO10 5LQ

Locality: Assington
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: CO10 5LQ

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Listing Text

The following shall be inserted
1. Assington
TL 93 NW 11/933 Stables and Coach House
to former Assington Hall
Assington Hall was burned down in 1957. The Stables and Coachhouse block is a late
C18 of early C19 building probably built by Philip Gordon (d.1817), whose family
had held the hall since the mid C16. A grey gault brick building with stone dress-
ings and slate roof. It comprises a central 2 storeyed block with single storeyed
wings and end pavillions. The central block has a stone open pediment with a stone
band at cornice level and a clock in the tympanum, 3 window range set in semi-
circular headed recessed arches (the upper storey has a central loft doorway).
The single storeyed side wings have doorways with stone cornices on console brackets.
The end pavilions have plain parapets and large coachhouse doors set in recessed
segmental arches

Listing NGR: TL9336438824

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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