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Water Tower About 40 Metres West of the Stables

A Grade II Listed Building in Thornham Magna, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.3042 / 52°18'15"N

Longitude: 1.0822 / 1°4'55"E

OS Eastings: 610231

OS Northings: 271818

OS Grid: TM102718

Mapcode National: GBR TJP.JDS

Mapcode Global: VHL9L.PBYX

Entry Name: Water Tower About 40 Metres West of the Stables

Listing Date: 14 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1033132

English Heritage Legacy ID: 279541

Location: Thornham Magna, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP23

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Thornham Magna

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Thornham Magna St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TM 17 SW
3/85 Water Tower about 40m
- west of The Stables


Water tower. Late C19. Double skin of red brick with white brick facing to
upper stages. Fishscale patterned slate roof. Square on plan. Tall 4 stages
and attic. A recessed boarded door at base with outer English bond brickwork,
above 2 oculi with chamfered gauged brick surrounds. Left return has a
recessed sash with a gauged brick flat arched head, small louvred opening
above. Right return has a clock in a chamfered gauged brick surround.
Cornice to upper water tank stage with 2 vertical openings to each side,
recessed patterned boarding, outer chamfers. Cogged eaves to pyramidal roof
splayed out slightly at base, timber French Renaissance style dormers to each
face, an open traceried octagonal belfry, leaded ogee cupola to weathervane.

Listing NGR: TM1023171818

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