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Little Court Including Railings and Gate to Front Garden, East Bergholt

Description: Little Court Including Railings and Gate to Front Garden

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 February 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 278777

OS Grid Reference: TM0699434523
OS Grid Coordinates: 606994, 234523
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9706, 1.0121

Location: The Street, East Bergholt, Suffolk CO7 6TA

Locality: East Bergholt
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: CO7 6TA

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Listing Text

(East Side)

6/69 Little Court including
railings and gate to front
22.2.55 garden


House, including railings and gate. House: C18 remodelling and refronting of C16-
C17 core. Timber-framed, rendered, refronted in red brick in Flemish bond. Plain
tile roof. Front range two storeys and attic, 7 bays 2:3:2. Gabled cross wings
to rear. Central 6-panel door in pedimented doorcase with consoles. Sashes with
glazing bars in reveals with sills under cambered gauged brick arches. Eaves band
and parapet. Flat-roofed dormers with sashes with glazing bars. Large off-centre
ridge stack and further stack to right, said to be flanked by mullion windows on
gable end, now concealed. Rear cross range (to south) 2 storeys with C20 square
bay, unequal sashes with glazing bars and a modillion cornice. External stack to
gable. Two low gabled rear ranges, that to left containing staircase has sash
window with thick glazing bars. Further lower gabled range to north, incorporating
later buildings. Single-storey C20 linking range runs between cross wings. Interior:
C18 features include entrance hall with paired arches with keyed archivolts on
fluted pilasters leading to staircase with ramped dado panelling and twisted
balusters to first floor. Panelled room to right with fireplace with eared surround
with Greek key ornament, dentilled cornice and panelled overmantel Further
panelled room to first floor right. Replica of clasped purlin roof of front range
which was destroyed in a fire of 1982. Railings and gate: C18. Red brick and
wrought iron. Dwarf wall supporting railings with spearhead bars and standards
with urn finials. Matching gate with dog bars.

Listing NGR: TM0699434523

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Source: English Heritage

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