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Benningham Grange, Occold

Description: Benningham Grange

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281312

OS Grid Reference: TM1687370239
OS Grid Coordinates: 616873, 270239
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2875, 1.1784

Location: Occold, Suffolk IP23 7PJ

Locality: Occold
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP23 7PJ

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Listing Text

TM 17 SE
1/31 Benningham Grange
- II
Farmhouse. C16, the main range extended to left in late C18. Timber framed
and plastered. Roof to front of main range has double Roman tiles, with 2
rows of slates at the foot of the slope. Remainder pantiled. 2 storeys. A
3-cell main range with service wing to rear forming L-shape plan. 3 windows,
old 4-light mullion and transom casements without glazing bars; wooden
hoodmoulds. Central late C18 doorway, the doorcase with eared architrave and
broken pediment supported on brackets with guttae; 6-panel raised and fielded
door, blind semi-circular fanlight with Y-tracery and cusping. Flanking the
doorway is a pair of cross windows. Internal stack with plain oblong shaft,
the lower part original. Later stack at left gable end. Hall has mutilated
chamfered-joist ceiling and an open fireplace; at one end the studded former
outside wall of the C16 range is visible. Upper floor not examined.

Listing NGR: TM1687370239

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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