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Mendham Priory

A Grade II Listed Building in Mendham, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.3815 / 52°22'53"N

Longitude: 1.3207 / 1°19'14"E

OS Eastings: 626098

OS Northings: 281128

OS Grid: TM260811

Mapcode National: GBR WLP.QQF

Mapcode Global: VHL9B.VD2P

Entry Name: Mendham Priory

Listing Date: 29 July 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1032946

English Heritage Legacy ID: 280023

Location: Mendham, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP20

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Mendham

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Mendham All Saints

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TM 28 SE
2/74 Mendham Priory
-- II

House. Early C19. White brick with a hipped slated roof. 2 storeys. 5-bay
entrance front with 4 pilaster strips; inset sash windows with glazing bars
under flat brick arches. French windows to ground floor. The entrance has a
pair of 3-panel doors behind C20 threequarter-glazed doors; segmental fanlight
with ornamental glazing bars. Roman Doric porch on 2 pairs of fluted columns;
frieze and mutule cornice; panelled soffit. The porch is set on a 3-stepped
stone base. Above the porch are French windows, set within a broad segmental-
headed recess. 3-bay garden front in matching style. To the right a lean-to
conservatory; to the left a doorway with fluted pilasters and entablature,
glazed door and tall rectangular fanlight with intricate glazing bars;
panelled reveals. The entrance hall has a mutule cornice. Both main ground
floor rooms have enriched cornices, one with a central rosette.

Listing NGR: TM2609881128

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

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