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The Tannery House

A Grade II Listed Building in Combs, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.1666 / 52°9'59"N

Longitude: 0.985 / 0°59'6"E

OS Eastings: 604240

OS Northings: 256239

OS Grid: TM042562

Mapcode National: GBR SJZ.3W2

Mapcode Global: VHKDP.1S2Y

Entry Name: The Tannery House

Listing Date: 9 December 1955

Last Amended: 22 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1032970

English Heritage Legacy ID: 279875

Location: Combs, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP14

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Combs

Built-Up Area: Combs

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Combs St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TM 05 NW

2/100 The Tannery House (formerly listed
as The Tannery and House to south
9.12.55 west)


Shop and company headquarters, built 1855 for Lankester Webb as a house;
earlier range to rear, probably of C18. Gault brick with a band of limestone
beneath 1st floor windows, hipped slated roof with modillioned eaves cornice;
3 internal chimneys of gault brick. Main elevation faces north; the west
elevation to road is of 6 windows, the centre two set slightly forward. Small
pane sashes with broad moulded limestone architraves; border panes. Entrance
doorway with Roman Doric entablature in limestone with dentilled pediment and
attached columns. Pair of glazed panelled doors. To right of entrance is a
2-storey flat roofed bay window. A parallel rear range is of C17 or C18:
timber-framed and plastered, plaintiled roof, mid C19 small-pane sashes. An
altered rear service range; partly of three storeys, partly two.

Listing NGR: TM0424056239

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

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