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Old Vicarage

A Grade II Listed Building in Benhall, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.199 / 52°11'56"N

Longitude: 1.4754 / 1°28'31"E

OS Eastings: 637594

OS Northings: 261336

OS Grid: TM375613

Mapcode National: GBR XQK.1TT

Mapcode Global: VHM7N.JZBM

Entry Name: Old Vicarage

Listing Date: 25 October 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1051979

English Heritage Legacy ID: 361702

Location: Benhall, Suffolk Coastal, Suffolk, IP17

County: Suffolk

District: Suffolk Coastal

Civil Parish: Benhall

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Benhall St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


2/27 Old Vicarage

- II

Vicarage. 1810 or shortly after; later additions. Brick (white brick face),
slated roof. 2 storeys. East wing probably the earlier: 2 window range, sashes
with glazing bars in cased frames, flat brick arches; wide bracketed eaves;
east facade with 3-light bow window. To the west is a lower 2 storey section:
2 window range, sashes with glazing bars (3-light sashes to left hand side);
asymmetrical doorway with mid C20 half-glazed door within modern brick porch.
Rev. John Mitford (1781-1859), miscellaneous writer and editor of the
Gentleman's Magazine from 1834-1850, was vicar here from 1810 until his death.

Listing NGR: TM3759461336

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

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