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A Grade II Listed Building in Elmsett, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0804 / 52°4'49"N

Longitude: 0.9976 / 0°59'51"E

OS Eastings: 605495

OS Northings: 246692

OS Grid: TM054466

Mapcode National: GBR SKZ.F1X

Mapcode Global: VHKF2.7ZQ0

Plus Code: 9F423XJX+52

Entry Name: Rectory

Listing Date: 23 January 1958

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1037279

English Heritage Legacy ID: 276486

Location: Elmsett, Babergh, Suffolk, IP7

County: Suffolk

Civil Parish: Elmsett

Built-Up Area: Elmsett

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Elmsett

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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TM 04 NE 39/338 23.1.58
A C16 timber-framed and plastered building on a moated site, with C18
and later alterations and additions. Roof tiled, hipped with a ridge
chimney stack with a row of 4 octagonal shafts with moulded bases. The
shafts have been reduced in height and chimney pots added. L-shaped
plan with wings to the north-east and south-east. The south-east wing,
formerly a cross wing, is now incorporated into the main block. Two
storeys and attics. Six window range of casements. The doorway has
a Tuscan portico with plain columns and a cornice. John Boise, scholar
and divine is said to have been born here and was later rector.

Listing NGR: TM0549546692

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