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Grove Park, Yoxford

Description: Grove Park

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 285734

OS Grid Reference: TM3909968978
OS Grid Coordinates: 639099, 268978
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2669, 1.5028

Location: Yoxford, Suffolk IP17 3HX

Locality: Yoxford
Local Authority: Suffolk Coastal District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP17 3HX

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Listing Text


10/141 Grove Park
(Previously listed as
25.10.51 Grove Park(Formerly The
Grove)under Park


Mansion. Originally late C16; rebuilt 1770's for Eleazar Davy, possibly by
James Wyatt; the roof structure is dated 1777. Red brick, formerly
colourwashed, moulded stucco string courses at first floor and eaves levels,
flat parapet, slated roof. 2 storeys. Entrance front of 7 bays, 2:3:2, the
wings projecting by one bay, blank centre panel; sash windows with glazing
bars in flush frames, flat brick arches; the windows to the return walls of
the wings and to the ground floor of the left hand wing are dummies. Central
doorway with mid-late C19 enclosed brick porch, 6-panel door, raised and
fielded panels, portico on cast iron columns (dismantled at time of survey).
Pediment over centre recess with roundel in tympanum. Garden front (facing
south) of 7 hays, 2:3:2, the centre bays flanked by panelled stucco pilasters
and with a pediment over with roundel in the tympanum. Inset sash windows with
glazing bars, flat brick arches, blind boxes to ground floor; central doorway
with glazed double doors, pilasters, hood on consoles and large rectangular
fanlight (all late C19). Service wing to north, 3 storeys, 3 bays. Interior
with good late C18 staircase, some Adam style fireplaces and moulded plaster
friezes to the main rooms.

Listing NGR: TM3909968978

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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