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The Old Vicarage, Syleham

Description: The Old Vicarage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 280066

OS Grid Reference: TM2067278682
OS Grid Coordinates: 620672, 278682
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3617, 1.2395

Location: Wingfield Road, Syleham, Suffolk IP21 4LN

Locality: Syleham
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP21 4LN

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Listing Text

TM 27 NW
5/117 The Old Vicarage
-- II

House, formerly the vicarage. C16 main range; in early C17 the parlour end was
extended to the north east and re-roofed to form a cross-wing facing the road.
Timber framed and plastered. Roofs plaintiled except south west slope of main
range which is pantiled. 2 storeys and attic. Cross-wing has 2 windows on
ground floor only: tripartite sashes with glazing bars; central doorway with
6-panel raised and fielded door, rectangular fanlight, moulded architrave,
frieze and dentil cornice. The right gable end has a first floor canted bay
window on wooden brackets. Against the rear wall of this range a stack with 2
C19 shafts set diamondwise. Main range to rear has various old casement
windows and an internal stack. Hall ceiling with closely-spaced chamfered
joists. One C16 first floor window with roll-moulded mullions in former
outside wall. Early C19 well stair with stick balusters and carved tread-
ends, in separate wing to north east of main range. An early C19 ground floor
fireplace with reeded surround and another with eared surround on the first

Listing NGR: TM2067278682

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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