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The Old Rectory, Earl Soham

Description: The Old Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 285814

OS Grid Reference: TM2368063299
OS Grid Coordinates: 623680, 263299
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2224, 1.2734

Location: A1120, Earl Soham, Suffolk IP13 7SA

Locality: Earl Soham
Local Authority: Suffolk Coastal District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP13 7SA

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Listing Text


8/42 The Old Rectory
25.10.51 listed as


Former rectory, now private house. Early C17 core with earlier
work at rear; late C18 facade and right hand cross wing; various
later extensions. L shape plan. Timber framed and plastered,
the main range extended at the left hand end in colourwashed
brick; plaintiled roof. 2 storeys with attic to cross wing. 4
windows to main range, inset sashes with glazing bars, to the
left hand side a gabled extension set forward with sash windows
in flush frames; doorway with C19 threequarter-glazed double
doors; mid C20 French windows. To the right hand side a 3-storey
bowed front to the cross wing, the original sash windows replaced
by casements c.1975; the front portion of the cross wing has a
plaster cove eaves cornice and mansard roof. Good late C18
staircase; 2 ground floor rooms in cross wing have plaster
cornices and one has a good marble fireplace.

Listing NGR: TM2368063299

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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