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Coach House Block and Attached Gateway, 200 Metres South East of Shrubland Hall, Barham

Description: Coach House Block and Attached Gateway, 200 Metres South East of Shrubland Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 December 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 279223

OS Grid Reference: TM1281852374
OS Grid Coordinates: 612818, 252374
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1287, 1.1078

Location: Barham, Suffolk IP6 9QJ

Locality: Barham
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP6 9QJ

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Listing Text

TM 15 SW
3/30 Coach-house block and
attached gateway, 200m
south-east of Shrubland
- II
Coach-house range and gateway, early C19. Formed of 3 ranges around a
courtyard. A pair of pavilions, each of 2 storeys, stand on either side of
the entrance at the open north side. Behind the pavilions are opposing ranges
of coach-houses and workshops. At the rear of the court is a 2-storey range
with grooms' accommodation; a 3-bay set-forward block has a shallow moulded
and stuccoed pediment with a clock in the tympanum. Mainly gault brick
walling; the 2-storey blocks have parapets. Hipped slated roofs. chimneys of
gault brick. Various C19 small-pane sashes and casements, and some late C20
casements. The pavilions have small-pane sashes with moulded and eared
architraves of stucco (several blind windows are part of the design, to
achieve symmetry). Coach-house doorways have segmental heads of gault brick;
pairs of framed and boarded doors; there are a number of fielded panelled
pedestrian doors. To left of entrance is a length of screen wall in gault
brick incorporatinga fine gateway of limestone. Composite pilasters support
a moulded cornice, enriched and bearing the inscription "REGARDEZ MON
DROIGHT'. The gateway is framed by a moulded architrave on the north face and
a pair of rusticated stuccoed piers on the south. The wrought iron gate has
side panels and a crown; above the gate a fan radiates from a lunette bearing
the date 1841.

Listing NGR: TM1281852374

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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