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Dolphin House

A Grade II Listed Building in Orford, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0945 / 52°5'40"N

Longitude: 1.5335 / 1°32'0"E

OS Eastings: 642130

OS Northings: 249906

OS Grid: TM421499

Mapcode National: GBR XRS.QHR

Mapcode Global: VHM88.JMK7

Entry Name: Dolphin House

Listing Date: 16 January 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1030882

English Heritage Legacy ID: 285120

Location: Orford, Suffolk Coastal, Suffolk, IP12

County: Suffolk

District: Suffolk Coastal

Civil Parish: Orford

Built-Up Area: Orford

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Orford St Bartholomew

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TM 4249 - 4349
(south side)
4/30 No 86 (Dolphin House)
the description shall be amended to read:

Hall House. C16, converted to cottages; extended by a shallow front projection in early C20.
Timber frame, rendered. Roof of tile, gable facing to right-hand cross wing, the structure of
which is partly mingled with no 85 Market Hill, the Hollies. Two storeys with four window
range. Hipped, tiled entrance porch of timber in second-window range. Axial stack to the left
of entrance. Gable facing with purlins to projecting eaves and verge boards of no great age.
Square stack to cross wing, near junction with roof of no 85.


TM 4249 - 4349
4/30 No. 86 (Dolphin House)
House, at one time continuous with The Hollies. C16 but much alteration to
front. Timber framed and plastered; the Hollies faced in red brick with plain
tiled roofs. Lobby entrance with cross wing having barge boards and moulded
applied tie beam to front gable. 2 storeys. Scattered fenestration: modern
casements with leaded lights. Open timber porch with hipped plain tiled roof.
Modern entrance door with half-glazed panels.

Listing NGR: TM4213049906

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