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Tannington Lodge, Tannington

Description: Tannington Lodge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281346

OS Grid Reference: TM2536667689
OS Grid Coordinates: 625366, 267689
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2612, 1.3010

Location: Tannington, Suffolk IP13 7NN

Locality: Tannington
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP13 7NN

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Listing Text

TM 26 NE
6/65 Tannington Lodge
- II
Farmhouse. C17 with later additions and alterations. A 3-cell main range,
facing south, with a return front facing west formed by an extension to the
parlour cell; to the east is a service range, almost corner-to-corner with the
main house and extending to the north. Timber framed and plastered with a
plaintiled roof. The west front has ashlar-lined plasterwork and a hipped
roof. Service wing has red brick gable ends and a pantiled roof. 2 storeys.
South front has 2 windows, C19 3-light casements; to the right is a smaller
window set half-way between floors. All windows have wooden hoodmoulds.
Lobby entrance: late C19 gabled porch with moulded depressed 4-centred arch,
6-panel raised and fielded door (upper 2 panels glazed), glazed head to arch
with Y-tracery. Internal stack. Symmetrical 3-bay west front, the centre bay
set slightly forward. Late C19 2-light casement windows with a single slender
horizontal glazing bar to each light; wooden hoodmoulds. Stuccoed porch:
embattled parapet with polygonal corner turrets rising above; moulded
depressed 4-centred arch. Similar turrets once adorned the main part-of this
facade. Service range has various windows (one still slatted), a boarded
half-door and gable stack. Victorianised interior, nearly all the structure
concealed. Roof over hall and service end of main range has 2 rows of stepped
butt purlins, and is probably of c.1700; a few sooted medieval timbers have
been re-used. Service range has an C18 frame with straight primary braces;
there is a solid-tread stair. Surrounding medieval moat.

Listing NGR: TM2536667689

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Source: English Heritage

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