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Skate's Hill House

A Grade II Listed Building in Glemsford, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0919 / 52°5'30"N

Longitude: 0.6687 / 0°40'7"E

OS Eastings: 582915

OS Northings: 247085

OS Grid: TL829470

Mapcode National: GBR QGP.V5D

Mapcode Global: VHJHF.JPV7

Entry Name: Skate's Hill House

Listing Date: 10 January 1953

Last Amended: 9 February 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1351760

English Heritage Legacy ID: 277964

Location: Glemsford, Babergh, Suffolk, CO10

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

Civil Parish: Glemsford

Built-Up Area: Glemsford

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Glemsford

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

SKATE'S HILL
1.
5377 Glemsford
Skate's Hill House
(formerly listed as
Skate's Hill Farmhouse)
TL 8247 19/169 10.1.53.
II

2.
A C17 timber-framed and plastered house built on an L shaped plan with
wings extending to the east and north. The south front of the east wing
was refronted in the C19 in grey gault brick. The north wing now has
exposed timber framing and the upper storey on the west front is jettied
with a moulded bressummer on curved brackets. 2 storeys. The south front
has 3 window range, double-hung sashes with glazing bars to the ground
storey windows. There is a central doorway with an Ionic style portico.
The west front has 3 window range, double-hung sashes with glazing bars.
The exposed framing shows a number of blocked original window openings.
Roof tiled, hipped. There is an external chimney stack at the south
end of the west front.


Listing NGR: TL8291547085

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

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