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Latitude: 52.3042 / 52°18'15"N
Longitude: 1.0822 / 1°4'55"E
OS Eastings: 610231
OS Northings: 271818
OS Grid: TM102718
Mapcode National: GBR TJP.JDS
Mapcode Global: VHL9L.PBYX
Entry Name: Water Tower About 40 Metres West of the Stables
Listing Date: 14 June 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1033132
English Heritage Legacy ID: 279541
Location: Thornham Magna, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP23
District: Mid Suffolk
Civil Parish: Thornham Magna
Traditional County: Suffolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk
Church of England Parish: Thornham Magna St Mary Magdalene
Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich
THORNHAM MAGNA THORNHAM PARK
TM 17 SW
3/85 Water Tower about 40m
- west of The Stables
Water tower. Late C19. Double skin of red brick with white brick facing to
upper stages. Fishscale patterned slate roof. Square on plan. Tall 4 stages
and attic. A recessed boarded door at base with outer English bond brickwork,
above 2 oculi with chamfered gauged brick surrounds. Left return has a
recessed sash with a gauged brick flat arched head, small louvred opening
above. Right return has a clock in a chamfered gauged brick surround.
Cornice to upper water tank stage with 2 vertical openings to each side,
recessed patterned boarding, outer chamfers. Cogged eaves to pyramidal roof
splayed out slightly at base, timber French Renaissance style dormers to each
face, an open traceried octagonal belfry, leaded ogee cupola to weathervane.
Listing NGR: TM1023171818
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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