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Foundry House

A Grade II Listed Building in Stanton, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.3239 / 52°19'26"N

Longitude: 0.8853 / 0°53'7"E

OS Eastings: 596725

OS Northings: 273456

OS Grid: TL967734

Mapcode National: GBR SGX.8N6

Mapcode Global: VHKCV.9VCB

Entry Name: Foundry House

Listing Date: 14 July 1955

Last Amended: 27 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1031228

English Heritage Legacy ID: 284296

Location: Stanton, St. Edmundsbury, Suffolk, IP31

County: Suffolk

District: St. Edmundsbury

Civil Parish: Stanton

Built-Up Area: Stanton

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Stanton All Saints

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


3/33 Foundry House
14.7.55 (Formerly listed as Premises
120 yards East of Manor

House, now office. Dated 1576 in a wooden panel over the door, with the
unidentified initials ISAAN. 2 storeys. 3-cell plan, with internal chimney-
stack and cross-entry: 5 bays. Timber-framed and rendered with C20 plaintiled
roof. A jetty with small plain supporting brackets along the south side. The
internal chimney-stack has a rebuilt shaft with saw-tooth decoration, and a
C19 external stack at the east end has a small single-storey extension beyond
it, terminating in a lean-to with pantiled roof. 2 3-light and 1 2-light
casement window to ground storey and 3 similar 2-light windows to upper
storey, all with a single horizontal bar to lights. 2 doors. The 2-bay
centre room, which contained the entry, has an exposed timber ceiling: double
roll-mouldings to the main cross-beams, single roll-moulding to the joists. A
single service room at the east end, initially unheated, and a parlour on the
west, both with chamfered main beams visible. An open fireplace in the
parlour, with a timber lintel and stone jambs. Little framing visible on
upper floor, and no access to roof. The attic stairs were blocked some years

Listing NGR: TL9672573456

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

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