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Rougham House, Rushbrooke with Rougham

Description: Rougham House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 284464

OS Grid Reference: TL9066161604
OS Grid Coordinates: 590661, 261604
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2196, 0.7897

Location: Rushbrooke, Suffolk IP30 9JP

Locality: Rushbrooke with Rougham
Local Authority: St Edmundsbury Borough Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP30 9JP

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Listing Text


5/43 Rougham House

- II

House. C16 and later, with mid-C19 front. 2 storeys and attics throughout,
although the house falls into 2 distinct sections with different roof-levels.
Timber-framed, encased in colour-washed brick; slate roofs; end chimney-stack.
The higher main range is C18, but its sash windows were maainly replaced by
small-paned casement windows with transomes in the early C20. A flat-roofed
enclosed porch contains the entrance door, with 6 recessed panels and a
rectangular fanlight with radiating tracery; shallow triangular pediment
above, supported on long brackets. The lower range on the right has one
internal chimney stack, and another at the east end. One 4-light and one 5-
light small-paned casement window with arched heads to frames and surrounds,
and 2 casement windows to the upper floor with gablet roofs above. One
ground-floor room has a fine exposed timber ceiling, with heavy main beam and
joists with roll-mouldings. This range appears to have extended further
eastwards originally, and has a plain C17 butt-purlin roof, probably a

Listing NGR: TL9066161604

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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