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Ketton House, Kedington

Description: Ketton House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 19 December 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 283233

OS Grid Reference: TL7082346425
OS Grid Coordinates: 570823, 246425
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0898, 0.4920

Location: Rectory Road, Kedington, Suffolk CB9 7QL

Locality: Kedington
Local Authority: St Edmundsbury Borough Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: CB9 7QL

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Listing Text

Rectory Road
Ketton House
(formerly listed
as The Rectory)
TL 7046 24/316 19.12.61.


A fine early C18 red brick house with matching fronts on the north and south sides.
The fronts have low parapets and stopped end gables each with 2 external chimney
stacks. Raised brick bands encircle the building at parapet level and between
the storeys. 2 storeys, attics and cellars. 6 window range, double-hung sashes
with glazing bars (original heavy section), in flush cased frames, with segmental
arched heads. The north front has a central 6-panel door with a flat hood on
console brackets and the south front has a glazed door approached by stone steps
with iron railings. Roof tiled, with 3 gabled dormers on each front. The interior
has a fine C18 staircase with twisted balusters, a richly ornamented Rococo ceiling
to the staircase hall and C18 panelling.

Listing NGR: TL7082346425

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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