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Red House (Including Attached Screen Walls), Mendham

Description: Red House (Including Attached Screen Walls)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 280026

OS Grid Reference: TM2708481094
OS Grid Coordinates: 627084, 281094
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3808, 1.3352

Location: Mendham Road, Mendham, Suffolk IP20 0JE

Locality: Mendham
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP20 0JE

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Listing Text

TM 28 SE
2/77 Red House (including
- attached screen walls)

Farmhouse. Late C18 with earlier work to rear. Red brick with tuck pointing.
Flat parapet (rebuilt) with brick band below. Hipped roof of glazed black
pantiles. The rear section is probably timber framed, now cased in red brick.
3 windows, inset sashes with glazing bars under flat brick arches. The
central first floor window is semi-circular arched with traceried glazing
bars. Doorway with inset 6-panel door and semi-circular fanlight with radial
glazing bars; panelled reveals; pilastered doorcase with pedimented dentil
cornice, broken over the fanlight. Matching screen walls curve forward from
the facade to the road frontage. Against the house each wall has a pier
surmounted by a stone pineapple and a semi-circular arched doorway with
boarded door; the wall then ramps down to a lower level.

Listing NGR: TM2708481094

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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