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Hill House

A Grade II Listed Building in Burgate, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.3412 / 52°20'28"N

Longitude: 1.0625 / 1°3'44"E

OS Eastings: 608714

OS Northings: 275875

OS Grid: TM087758

Mapcode National: GBR TJ8.CF5

Mapcode Global: VHL9D.CFJ2

Entry Name: Hill House

Listing Date: 17 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1352238

English Heritage Legacy ID: 280302

Location: Burgate, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP22

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Burgate

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Burgate St Mary of Pity

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TM 07 NE
1/14 Hill House
-- II

Farmhouse. Probably early C17, cased and part reroofed early C19, part
rebuilt and extended late C19. Timber frame, plastered with some red brick
casing. Steeply pitched black glazed and machine pantiled roofs. Appears as
3 cell lobby entry front range with parallel 2 cell block to rear centre and
left, earlier sections are to rear and front left, original plan obscure. 2
storeys and attics. Entrance to left of centre in a gabled porch, 6 fielded
panelled architraved door with a rectangular fanlight, wavy bargeboards. C19
2-light architraved glazing bar casements, ground floor hoodboards. Boxed
eaves. Axial ridge stack with moulded capping to 3 conjoined diagonal flues.
Left gable end small attic casement, exposed plates and purlins. Parallel
range to rear has a slightly lower ridge, exposed purlins to rendered left
gable end. To rear: red brick facing, ground floor, entrance to right with 6
reeded panelled door, blind entrance to left, 2 recessed 2-light casements.
First floor 16 pane sash and a 3-light leaded casement. Central ridge stack.
Roof hipped to inner brick faced return with varied casements and a C20 lean-
to entrance porch. Interior: left cell of front range has ground floor close
studding, ogee stop chamfered axial binding beam, runout chamfered joists,
stop chamfered fireplace bressumer, first floor bar stop chamfered binding
beam, double purlin roof with lower butt purlins, upper clasped purlins,
reverse curved windbraces, to centre all rebuilt, to right all C19. Rear bays
have altered framing on ground floor, first floor 6-light ovolo mullion and
transomed and 3-light diamond mullioned window openings. Close studding.
(East Anglian Miscellany 1922, pp8-9).

Listing NGR: TM0871475875

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