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Dolphin House, Orford

Description: Dolphin House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 January 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 285120

OS Grid Reference: TM4213049906
OS Grid Coordinates: 642130, 249906
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0945, 1.5335

Location: Castle Terrace, Orford, Suffolk IP12 2LQ

Locality: Orford
Local Authority: Suffolk Coastal District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP12 2LQ

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Listing Text

TM 4249 - 4349
(south side)
4/30 No 86 (Dolphin House)
the description shall be amended to read:

Hall House. C16, converted to cottages; extended by a shallow front projection in early C20.
Timber frame, rendered. Roof of tile, gable facing to right-hand cross wing, the structure of
which is partly mingled with no 85 Market Hill, the Hollies. Two storeys with four window
range. Hipped, tiled entrance porch of timber in second-window range. Axial stack to the left
of entrance. Gable facing with purlins to projecting eaves and verge boards of no great age.
Square stack to cross wing, near junction with roof of no 85.


TM 4249 - 4349
4/30 No. 86 (Dolphin House)
House, at one time continuous with The Hollies. C16 but much alteration to
front. Timber framed and plastered; the Hollies faced in red brick with plain
tiled roofs. Lobby entrance with cross wing having barge boards and moulded
applied tie beam to front gable. 2 storeys. Scattered fenestration: modern
casements with leaded lights. Open timber porch with hipped plain tiled roof.
Modern entrance door with half-glazed panels.

Listing NGR: TM4213049906

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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