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The Red House, Hopton

Description: The Red House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 284398

OS Grid Reference: TL9929179058
OS Grid Coordinates: 599291, 279058
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3733, 0.9262

Location: Nethergate Street, Hopton, Suffolk IP22 2RA

Locality: Hopton
Local Authority: St Edmundsbury Borough Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP22 2RA

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Listing Text


3/45 The Red House

- II

House. C17 core. 2 storeys. Timber-framed; encased in early C19 red brick,
clay pantiled roof. An internal chimney-stack with a plain rebuilt red brick
shaft. 3-light late C19 casement windows with a single cross-bar to lights:
rendered gauged heads to ground storey. Enclosed gabled brick porch with
black-glazed pantiles. Plain bargeboards to gables. A row of small cast iron
lions' heads spaced along the face of the guttering. Adjoining the south-east
corner of the house and stretching across the front are low early C19 cast
iron railings, with pointed acanthus-leaf tops; 2 gates with honeysuckle
decoration and gateposts topped by pineapples. Interior has exposed
timbering, early C17 to ground storey, with evidence of roof-raising above.

Listing NGR: TL9929179058

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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