British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Garden Walls About 100 Metres North of the Stables, Thornham Magna

Description: Garden Walls About 100 Metres North of the Stables

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 279543

OS Grid Reference: TM1025871935
OS Grid Coordinates: 610258, 271935
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3053, 1.0826

Location: Thornham Magna, Suffolk IP23 8HA

Locality: Thornham Magna
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP23 8HA

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Thornham Magna, Suffolk at Explore Britain.

Listing Text

TM 17 SW
3/87 Garden Walls about 100m
- north of The Stables

- II

Kitchen garden walls. Late C18 or early C19, probably extended 1837-8 to
plans laid out by S. Smirke. Red brick, largely Flemish bond. A large
rectangle of about 70m x 80m extended with a second garden of about 30m x 70m
with canted angles away from house. Walls are about 3m high with triangulated
coping. Central entrance towards house with plain capped piers, smaller
section has 3 similar openings and pilaster buttresses. Wall between 2
gardens has lean-to glasshouses and C20 outbuildings and is slightly ramped up
to centre.

Listing NGR: TM1025871935

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.