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Ketton House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Kedington, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0898 / 52°5'23"N

Longitude: 0.492 / 0°29'31"E

OS Eastings: 570823

OS Northings: 246425

OS Grid: TL708464

Mapcode National: GBR PF3.Z28

Mapcode Global: VHJHB.GQZT

Entry Name: Ketton House

Listing Date: 19 December 1961

Last Amended: 20 May 1974

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1031633

English Heritage Legacy ID: 283233

Location: Kedington, St. Edmundsbury, Suffolk, CB9

County: Suffolk

District: St. Edmundsbury

Civil Parish: Kedington

Built-Up Area: Kedington

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Kedington St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

Rectory Road
Ketton House
(formerly listed
as The Rectory)
TL 7046 24/316 19.12.61.


A fine early C18 red brick house with matching fronts on the north and south sides.
The fronts have low parapets and stopped end gables each with 2 external chimney
stacks. Raised brick bands encircle the building at parapet level and between
the storeys. 2 storeys, attics and cellars. 6 window range, double-hung sashes
with glazing bars (original heavy section), in flush cased frames, with segmental
arched heads. The north front has a central 6-panel door with a flat hood on
console brackets and the south front has a glazed door approached by stone steps
with iron railings. Roof tiled, with 3 gabled dormers on each front. The interior
has a fine C18 staircase with twisted balusters, a richly ornamented Rococo ceiling
to the staircase hall and C18 panelling.

Listing NGR: TL7082346425

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

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