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Spread Eagle Hotel, Wrentham

Description: Spread Eagle Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 November 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 281940

OS Grid Reference: TM4991282842
OS Grid Coordinates: 649912, 282842
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3865, 1.6712

Location: Eagle Court, Wrentham, Suffolk NR34 7HD

Locality: Wrentham
Local Authority: Waveney District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR34 7HD

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Listing Text


6/75 Spread Eagle Hotel
- ( formerly listed as
27/11/54 Eagle Hotel)


Former coaching inn, now a hotel. C18 front range with C19 additions and re-
modelling. Colourwashed brick with moulded brick eaves cornice; hipped roof
of glazed black pantiles. 2 storeys and attic. 4-bay facade: to the left is
the earlier block which is symmetrical, with narrow inset sash windows to the
first floor and tripartite sashes to the ground floor; flat brick arches;
doorway with 4-panel door, rectangular fanlight and side lights. One-bay
early C19 addition to right with matching tripartite sash windows. On the
extreme right is a slightly lower entrance addition: 4-panel door (the upper
panels glazed), semi-circular fanlight with radiating glazing bars, moulded
surround to arch with raised key; shaped parapet gable surmounted by a stone
eagle. The range behind the C18 block has a tall ogee gable which appears to
be a later addition.

Listing NGR: TM4991282842

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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