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Stable Block 20 Yards West of Hengrave Hall, Hengrave

Description: Stable Block 20 Yards West of Hengrave Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 September 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 283755

OS Grid Reference: TL8231868589
OS Grid Coordinates: 582318, 268589
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2852, 0.6715

Location: Bury Road, Hengrave, Suffolk IP28 6LZ

Locality: Hengrave
Local Authority: St Edmundsbury Borough Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP28 6LZ

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Listing Text


4/48 Stable block 20 yards west
- of Hengrave Hall

- II

Lodgings for Hengrave Hall Conference Centre, formerly stables. Early or mid-
C16. 2 storeys, a long range with various gabled projections, and at the north
end mid-C20 alterations and extensions. Butt bricks; some red brick walling
perhaps incorporated from an earlier structure. Parapet gables with stone ball
finials; some stepped buttresses up to eaves height. Plain tiled roofs with
C19 red brick chimneys having diagonally-set square shafts. Some C16 limestone
hood-moulded and mullioned windows of 2 and 3 lights, some with leaded glazing;
C19 timber casements and C20 casements under brick segmental arches. 2-storey
west entrance porch with C16 1st floor window, and boarded entrance door with
rectangular fanlight. Linked to the building at the north end a laundry block,
c.1900, one storey, red brick walls and plain tiled roof; central ridge.
Ventilation louvre with pyramid roof and surmounting weathervane. Cruciform
casements. Central open gabled entrance porch on brick plinth, with turned
balusters in the Elizabethan style.

Listing NGR: TL8231868589

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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