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Earl Soham Lodge

A Grade II* Listed Building in Earl Soham, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2242 / 52°13'27"N

Longitude: 1.2667 / 1°16'0"E

OS Eastings: 623210

OS Northings: 263471

OS Grid: TM232634

Mapcode National: GBR VM7.H2Z

Mapcode Global: VHLB2.XC08

Entry Name: Earl Soham Lodge

Listing Date: 25 October 1951

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1030608

English Heritage Legacy ID: 285800

Location: Earl Soham, Suffolk Coastal, Suffolk, IP13

County: Suffolk

District: Suffolk Coastal

Civil Parish: Earl Soham

Built-Up Area: Earl Soham

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Earl Soham St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


8/28 Earl Soham
25.10.51 Lodge


Former manor house. C16 to left hand side and probably to rear;
front range added 1789; early C20 rear wing. Earlier parts
timber framed, mainly brick cased but plastered to rear; front
range of red brick; plaintiled roofs. 2 storeys and attic. 5
window range, 2:1:2, sashes with glazing bars in flush frames,
flat brick arches, 2 later French windows to right hand side;
central doorway with inset 6-panel door, the upper 4 panels
glazed, rectangular fanlight with glazing bars, panelled
reveals, sunk pilasters, enriched frieze and pedimented dentil
cornice supported by scrolled console brackets; 3 gabled dormers
with leaded windows, wooden modillion eaves cornice. Left hand
wing cased in matching red brick; the gable end has a good stack
with 3 detached octagonal flues with moulded bases and caps. The
rear range has several C18 mullion and transom windows with
square and diamond leaded panes. The main ground floor room of
the left hand wing has roll-moulded main beams and cornice, some
roll-moulded joists and some C16 panelling; original attic
stairs. Later part has a well staircase with carved ends to the
treads. Moated site.

Listing NGR: TM2321063471

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

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