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The Round House

A Grade II Listed Building in Thorington, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.3063 / 52°18'22"N

Longitude: 1.5686 / 1°34'6"E

OS Eastings: 643375

OS Northings: 273568

OS Grid: TM433735

Mapcode National: GBR XPB.7F4

Mapcode Global: VHM7B.49MC

Entry Name: The Round House

Listing Date: 16 January 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1377221

English Heritage Legacy ID: 285556

Location: Thorington, Suffolk Coastal, Suffolk, IP17

County: Suffolk

District: Suffolk Coastal

Civil Parish: Thorington

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Thorington St Peter

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


3/40 The Round House

- II

Gamekeeper's lodge for Thorington Hall estate. Circa 1820, with later
alterations and considerable additions. Original building was a 2 storey
rectangle with chamfered corners and single storey semi-circular wings to each
of the long sides. Small flint pebbles, painted brick dressings, thatched
roofs. 2-light casement windows, those to the ends of the main block with
chamfered heads; one doorway to each semi-circular wing: one half-glazed door
and one 4-panel door, the upper 2 panels glazed, with thatched hood. Main
block with plinth and brick band at first floor level; both wings with
plastered plinth; the unaltered wing with a plaster band at eaves level, the
other wing with a plastered flat-roofed first floor addition. The main block
has a central internal stack with 2 square flues set diagonally. Late C19 and
C20 extensions to west.

Listing NGR: TM4337573568

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