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Wenham Hill

A Grade II Listed Building in Wenham Magna, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9954 / 51°59'43"N

Longitude: 1.0217 / 1°1'18"E

OS Eastings: 607542

OS Northings: 237305

OS Grid: TM075373

Mapcode National: GBR TN9.TBT

Mapcode Global: VHKFN.N3HN

Entry Name: Wenham Hill

Listing Date: 22 February 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1285661

English Heritage Legacy ID: 278838

Location: Wenham Magna, Babergh, Suffolk, CO7

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

Civil Parish: Wenham Magna

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Great Wenham

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TM 03 NE
3/64

GREAT WENHAM
CHURCH ROAD
Wenham Hill

22.2.55

II
House. C16 or earlier with later alterations and additions. Probably timber
framed and plastered. Red plain tiled roofs. The house of H plan, is noteworthy
externally for its 4 huge external red brick chimney stacks. They are all
offset. There are 2 to left return, that to front with 3 octagonal shafts,
moulded capitals, bases and bands, the rear stack with 2 diagonal shafts, moulded
capitals, probably rebuilt. Central rear stack, 3 octagonal shafts, moulded
bands, capitals and bases. Right return stack has 4 similar octagonal shafts. 2
storeys and attics. The crosswing gables each with a small paned 2-light attic
window below which are the hipped roofs of angled 2 storey bays. 1:3:1 window
range of small paned vertically sliding sashes, No 4th first floor window, bays
of 3 lights. Central reproduction plank and muntin door, moulded surround.
There is a brick buttress to front chimney stack of left return and a single
storey front addition. The rear stack has a gabled bake oven, porch and C20 door
between these stacks. Single storey rear range. No internal inspection at time
of re-survey.


Listing NGR: TM0754237305

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