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Latitude: 52.0059 / 52°0'21"N
Longitude: 1.1969 / 1°11'48"E
OS Eastings: 619515
OS Northings: 238988
OS Grid: TM195389
Mapcode National: GBR VPV.9F7
Mapcode Global: VHLC0.PVM4
Entry Name: Cat House
Listing Date: 22 February 1955
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1281385
English Heritage Legacy ID: 277328
Location: Woolverstone, Babergh, Suffolk, IP9
Civil Parish: Woolverstone
Traditional County: Suffolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk
Church of England Parish: Woolverstone St Michael
Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich
TM 1938 WOOLVERSTONE WOOLVERSTONE PARK
7/49 Cat House
Eyecatcher and house. 1793 with later alterations and additions. Red brick
in Flemish bond. Slate roof. Gothick style. Front is segment-arched on plan.
2 storeys, 3 bays. Canted porch on slender cast iron columns containing studded
door under segmental brick arch with inserted hoodmould. Casement windows with
pointed heads and cusped Y-tracery. Tiny cusped lights flanking porch. Segment
arched first floor casement windows with pointed lights. North gable end is
embattled and has a large 4-light window with intersecting tracery of c.1985
replacing former mock window with pointed tracery. Rear has similar fene-
stration to front. Entrance to extension of c.1985 to south gable end. Central
stack. Said to have been used to guide smugglers. B Jones Follies and Grottos.
Listing NGR: TM1951538988
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