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Latitude: 52.1298 / 52°7'47"N
Longitude: 0.9342 / 0°56'3"E
OS Eastings: 600933
OS Northings: 251999
OS Grid: TM009519
Mapcode National: GBR SK9.H0B
Mapcode Global: VHKDV.4QRP
Entry Name: The Castle
Listing Date: 10 July 1980
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1351582
English Heritage Legacy ID: 277122
Location: Wattisham, Babergh, Suffolk, IP7
Civil Parish: Wattisham
Traditional County: Suffolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk
Church of England Parish: Bildeston with Wattisham St Mary Magdalene
Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich
WATTISHAM HITCHAM ROAD
TM 05 SW 34/970
C18-C19. A quadrangular block comprising the house and outbuildings
in the form of a castle fortification with castellated stuccoed walls.
The house is in the south-west part and has a circular angle tower
of 2 storeys and a projecting circular turret of 3 storeys with an
octagonal slate roof. Further to the north there is a 2 storeyed
circular turret entrance to the barn and beyond it a "Gothic" window
of 4 lights with brick tracery, similar larger blocked windows with
interlacing tracery are on the east side which screens the other
outbuildings. Roofs slate and pantiles behind the embattled parapets.
Listing NGR: TM0093351999
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