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Tea House on the Upper Terrace Circa 7 Yards South West of Bawdsey Manor

A Grade II Listed Building in Bawdsey, Suffolk

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Latitude: 51.9898 / 51°59'23"N

Longitude: 1.3991 / 1°23'56"E

OS Eastings: 633474

OS Northings: 237825

OS Grid: TM334378

Mapcode National: GBR WRN.6JK

Mapcode Global: VHM8S.67JZ

Entry Name: Tea House on the Upper Terrace Circa 7 Yards South West of Bawdsey Manor

Listing Date: 31 August 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1030774

English Heritage Legacy ID: 285377

Location: Bawdsey, Suffolk Coastal, Suffolk, IP12

County: Suffolk

District: Suffolk Coastal

Civil Parish: Bawdsey

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Bawdsey St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TM 33 NW
(South end)
Tea-house on the upper
terrace, c. 7 yards
south west of Bawdsey
Garden Building. c.1900. Brick with ashlar dressings and a copper roof.
Single storey, octagonal plan. East front: Round-headed arches to the
three easternmost bays with ashlar half-columns with moulded caps and bases
to the corner piers. Ashlar string-course above the columns, above which
are panelled entablature pieces. Dentilled cornice below the eaves.
Copper-sheathed ogee dome above this with ribs rising to a moulded finial.
Blank walls to north and south. The three western faces have oval openings
to the upper wall with moulded ashlar surrounds.

Interior: oak panelling below the dado line. Above this are south Italian
coloured tiles showing purple bunches of grapes with green leaves and above
these blue and white tiles with wave patterns, the topmost level of tiles
having yellow star patterns to their centres. Pine panelling to the
ceiling, perhaps of later date.

Listing NGR: TM3347437825

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

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