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Corner Thatch heathfield Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Bury Saint Edmunds, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.3354 / 52°20'7"N

Longitude: 0.8078 / 0°48'27"E

OS Eastings: 591393

OS Northings: 274523

OS Grid: TL913745

Mapcode National: GBR RF9.F22

Mapcode Global: VHKCS.YKDJ

Plus Code: 9F428RP5+54

Entry Name: Corner Thatch heathfield Lodge

Listing Date: 14 July 1955

Last Amended: 14 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1031292

English Heritage Legacy ID: 284057

Location: Honington, West Suffolk, Suffolk, IP31

County: Suffolk

District: West Suffolk

Civil Parish: Honington

Built-Up Area: Honington

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Honington All Saints

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


3/80 Corner Thatch and Heath-
field Lodge.
14.7.55 (Formerly listed as No.2 and cottage
- II adJoining No.2)

House, formerly divided into 3, now 2. Early C16, with a later C17 wing added
on the east, and an extension of c.1900 on the south. Part 2 storeys, part
1½ storeys. Timber-framed, plastered and lined, with thatched roofs to
older part, red brick and double Roman tiles to 1900 extension. Main range,
aligned north-south, has an internal chimney-stack with 3 attached hexagonal
shafts: 3-cell plan, lobby entrance. Small-paned casement windows. Framing
exposed inside, but roof inaccessible. Principal ground-floor room of 1½
bays suggests possibility of an older core to house. Main cross-beams are
carved with an unusual cresting decoration, and an applied cornice of similar
design runs around the room. One small section of cornice has a slightly
formalised design of vine leaves and grapes. 2 open fireplaces with timber
lintels. The small east-west crosswing has been extensively restored. Light
framing, mid C20 casement windows and doors. Extension on south has an end
chimney-stack, single-storey rectangular bay window with tripartite slate roof,
3 sash windows with single vertical bar to upper storey, and a 4-panel door
with plain rectangular fanlight.

Listing NGR: TL9139374523

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

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