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The Red House, Cavendish

Description: The Red House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 December 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 282916

OS Grid Reference: TL8003345851
OS Grid Coordinates: 580033, 245851
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0817, 0.6260

Location: Stour Street, Cavendish, Suffolk CO10 8BH

Locality: Cavendish
Local Authority: St Edmundsbury Borough Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: CO10 8BH

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Listing Text

2006 Stour Street
The Red House
TL 84 NW 13/29 19.12.61.


A C16 timber-framed and plastered house comprising a 2 storey gabled block at
the west end, with a jettied upper storey and a single storey wing with attic
and cellar on the east end. The jettied upper storey of the west block is carried
on a bressumer carved with running leaf ornamentation and supported on brackets
with the remains of shafts. The gable projects slightly and has curved braces
below the apex. The windows are C20, casements with gazing bars. Roof tiled,
with 2 gabled dormers on te south front. The interior has moulded and carved
ceiling joists and beams with running leaf ornamentation and 2 doorways with
carved spandrels.

Layfield and house adjoining, The Red House and Mumfords form a group.

Listing NGR: TL8003345851

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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