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Waveney House

A Grade I Listed Building in Beccles, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.4595 / 52°27'34"N

Longitude: 1.5614 / 1°33'41"E

OS Eastings: 642047

OS Northings: 290580

OS Grid: TM420905

Mapcode National: GBR XMC.ZHJ

Mapcode Global: VHM6K.0FTX

Entry Name: Waveney House

Listing Date: 16 March 1948

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1186941

English Heritage Legacy ID: 363034

Location: Beccles, Waveney, Suffolk, NR34

County: Suffolk

District: Waveney

Civil Parish: Beccles

Built-Up Area: Beccles

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Beccles St Michael and Saint Luke

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

Waveney House
TM 4290 2/102 16.3.48.


Said to be 16th century, with 17th and 18th century additions and alterations.
2 storeys and attic. 3 pedimented dormers. Cut flintwork, with stone
quoins, jambs to windows, cills and lintols with keys. Stone finials to
kneelers, and stone offset to plinth. Square brick chimneys with capping.
Pantiles. 5 windows, sash with glazing bars and flush frames. Wide
plastered band, at eaves, with bedmould. Entrance with 18th century porch
with bracket open pediment on Doric columns. Fanlight with modern glazing.
North-east portion, 2 storey, red brick with Doric pilasters. Frieze over
pilasters only. Modillion cornice. Sashes in flush frames, flat arches.
Altered interior but with 2 panelled room. Adam type mantel in north-east
portion. Wing on riverside, 2 and 5 storey brick, limewashed. NMR photos.

Listing NGR: TM4204790580

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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