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Description: Coddenham House
Date Listed: 9 December 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 279258
OS Grid Reference: TM1293254443
OS Grid Coordinates: 612932, 254443
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1472, 1.1108
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CODDENHAM CHURCH ROAD
TM 15 SW
7/10 Coddenham House (formerly
9-12-55 listed as The Vicarage)
House, built c.1770 as a vicarage, for Sir Nicholas Bacon. Red brick, with a
string at 1st floor. Low-pitched hipped 2-span roof with internal chimneys of
red brick. 2 storeys on basement. 5 windows; an original lower 3-window
service range to left. Small-pane sashes with flat arches of gauged brick. 6-
panelled entrance door with semicircular fanlight and panelled linings. Good
portico porch with modillioned cornice on Ionic columns, approached by a
flight of 12 limestone steps with wrought iron handrails. The service wing
has a separate entrance with similar but smaller flight of steps. Good Adam-
type fireplaces and grates. A limestone tablet, apparently from another
building, is built into the service range. It has the Bacon emblem (the
figure of a pig) and beneath it the date 1630. In early C19 an attic storey
was removed from the main range. Suffolk Houses: Sandon, 1977. N.M.R.
Listing NGR: TM1293254443
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Source: English Heritage
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