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Honington House and Boundary Walls Adjoining to North and East, Honington

Description: Honington House and Boundary Walls Adjoining to North and East

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 December 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 284051

OS Grid Reference: TL9119974593
OS Grid Coordinates: 591199, 274593
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3361, 0.8050

Location: Sapiston Road, Honington, Suffolk IP31 1RB

Locality: Honington
Local Authority: St Edmundsbury Borough Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP31 1RB

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Listing Text


3/74 Honington House and
- boundary walls adjoining to
North and East.


Former Rectory. C18. 2 storeys. Timber-framed and plastered. Black glazed
pantiled roofs, fully hipped, with wide eaves overhang and mutule cornice.
Internal chimney-stack with plain red brick shaft. Centre front has a 2-storey
rounded bay. Range of sash windows in flush frames, all but one with the
glazing-bars removed. At the north-east corner, behind the front range, is a
2-storey block with fully hipped roof: apparently a separate building linked
with the main house. This has small-paned sash windows in flush frames. Coved
plaster ceilings to upper rooms. Stair wing at rear, containing an early C19
geometrical stair. One octagonal ground-floor room with coved ceiling.
Adjoining the north-east corner of the house is a long stretch of high rubble
flint wall, with rounded copings and red brick piers, at its western end
forming one side of a range of single-storey outbuildings, with clay pantiled
roofs, extending from the rear of the house At the north-east end, a doorway
in Gothic style, with pointed head and red brick jambs. The return wall along
the east side which forms the boundary between the garden and the school yard
has a similar blocked doorway.

Listing NGR: TL9119974593

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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