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Osmond House, Botesdale

Description: Osmond House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 280732

OS Grid Reference: TM0478875830
OS Grid Coordinates: 604788, 275830
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3423, 1.0049

Location: The Street, Botesdale, Suffolk IP22 1BS

Locality: Botesdale
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP22 1BS

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Listing Text

TM 0475 SIDE)

6/11 Osmond House
House, now with flats and a teashop. Early C19. White brick and plastered
timber frame, some red and yellow brick. Slate roof. 3 bays. 3 storeys with
cellar. Steps up to central entrance: part raised fielded 6 panelled door,
oval and diamond traceried fanlight, panelled reveal, loosely Doric doorcase
has inner semi-round reeded surround, frieze blocks and mutules, outer
pilasters with guttae to dentilled pediment. Small cellar openings have
gauged brick heads, ground floor 16 pane recessed sashes with gauged brick
flat arched heads of yellow brick, stone sills, first floor similar 4:8 pane
sashes, second floor similar 4:4 pane sashes. Mutule eaves cornice. Axial
ridge stacks in outer bays. Brick left return, red towards rear. Timber
frame on offset plinth to right end and to rear, mixed fenestration. To rear
French windows, a lean-to addition and an external stack. Interior: dogleg
staircase with slat balusters, moulded and wreathed handrail, turned newel
post, cheekpieces.

Listing NGR: TM0478875830

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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