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Heveningham House, Heveningham

Description: Heveningham House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 286082

OS Grid Reference: TM3339772460
OS Grid Coordinates: 633397, 272460
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3006, 1.4218

Location: B1117, Heveningham, Suffolk IP19 0EA

Locality: Heveningham
Local Authority: Suffolk Coastal District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP19 0EA

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Listing Text


5/63 Heveningham House
- II

House, formerly the rectory. C18 (or possibly earlier) to rear, early C19 to
front forming double pile plan; mid C20 single storey wing to right hand side.
Rear range of red brick with white brick facing to the gable ends and
plaintiled roof. Front range of white brick with slated roof. 2 storeys.
Symmetrical facade with flanking paired giant brick pilasters, the central bay
set slightly forward and pedimented; stone band at first floor level, flat
parapet with 2 narrow raised bands at the base. Inset sash windows with
slender glazing bars, flat arches; the ground floor windows have cornices on
console brackets. The central first floor window is set within a semi-
circular arched recess which continues into the pediment above. Central
doorway with Greek Doric portico, the side openings now partly glazed; mid C20
three-quarter glazed door; above the portico is a section of balustrading.
Good well staircase with slender square balusters and carved ends to the

Listing NGR: TM3339772460

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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