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Barningham House, Barningham

Description: Barningham House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 284357

OS Grid Reference: TL9660476463
OS Grid Coordinates: 596604, 276463
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3510, 0.8853

Location: Bardwell Road, Barningham, Suffolk IP31 1DF

Locality: Barningham
Local Authority: St Edmundsbury Borough Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP31 1DF

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Listing Text


1/4 Barninghain House


- II

Former rectory. Early C19 with older core. White brick; fragments of timber-
framing; slate roofs, two-span, and hipped in part. 2 storeys and attics;
complex T-shaped form. Various internal chimney-stacks with plain shafts.
Range of 4 small-paned sash windows in deep reveals with gauged heads to
surrounds; 4 dormers with lead-covered rounded roofs and cheeks. Entrance
under a Tuscan portico in the angle between the main range and the south wing:
door with 2 3-panelled leaves, partly glazed, below a semi-circular traceried
fanlight. Plain mutule cornice. The long south wing is partly brick-faced
over timber framing and has C18 features: ornate paired wooden modillion
cornice; string-course, and 3 full-height pilasters with Ionic capitals
between the windows on the south face. On the west end of the wing, a single-
storey semi-circular added bay with a flat roof and 3 small-paned sash windows
extending to ground level. At the north end of the house, some old casement
windows with square-leaded panes. The interior has remains of a smaller,
timber-framed house in the rear of the main range, and the south wing contains
mid-C18 features: panelled shutters, and 6-panelled doors embellished with
egg-and-dart ornament.

Listing NGR: TL9660476463

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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