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Centre House Stuart House The Church House, Peasenhall

Description: Centre House Stuart House The Church House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 December 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 285301

OS Grid Reference: TM3555969267
OS Grid Coordinates: 635559, 269267
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2711, 1.4512

Location: Church Street, Peasenhall, Suffolk IP17 2HL

Locality: Peasenhall
Local Authority: Suffolk Coastal District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP17 2HL

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Listing Text


9/63 Stuart House, Centre House
- and The Church House


3 houses; probably originally a single farmhouse. C16; C20 addition to north
cross wing (Stuart House). Timber framed and plastered; the roof is a mixture
of plaintiles, pantiles, double Roman tiles and asbestos slates. 2 storeys
and attics. A main range with slightly projecting flanking cross wings.
Various mostly C18-C19 casement windows; the south cross wing (The Church
House) has a boarded door and a 4-panel door; Centre House has a 6-panel door,
the upper 4 panels glazed; Stuart House has a C18 doorcase with Roman Doric
pilasters, entablature, triangular pediment and a 6-panel door, the upper 4
panels glazed. To the north Stuart House has a mid C19 doorcase and one
window with square leaded panes. Stuart House was the scene of the murder in
1902 of Rose Harsant, the renowned "Peasenhall Murder".

Listing NGR: TM3555969267

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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