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Watertower and Flanking Coach Houses, 320 Metres East of Medina Rajneesh

A Grade II Listed Building in Herringswell, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.3102 / 52°18'36"N

Longitude: 0.5208 / 0°31'14"E

OS Eastings: 571941

OS Northings: 270997

OS Grid: TL719709

Mapcode National: GBR PBN.0J4

Mapcode Global: VHJGC.Z65C

Entry Name: Watertower and Flanking Coach Houses, 320 Metres East of Medina Rajneesh

Listing Date: 16 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1193003

English Heritage Legacy ID: 275773

Location: Herringswell, Forest Heath, Suffolk, IP28

County: Suffolk

District: Forest Heath

Civil Parish: Herringswell

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Tuddenham with Cavenham, Herringswell and Red Lodge

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


4/32 Watertower and flanking
- coach-houses, 320 metres
east of Medina Rajneesh.

Watertower, flanking coach-house blocks and linking screen walls. C.1907,
built to serve Herringswell Manor, the estate of A.W. Ballance. The lower
stage of the tower is of red brick, with grand central entrance gateway;
moulded and hood-moulded 4-centred arched opening of terracotta with pair of
boarded doors. Above is a 4-light window with leaded casements. Above a
moulded brick cornice, the upper stage oversails on 4 sides, with exposed
joist-ends and diagonal beams on brackets; walling and gables of half-timbering
with rough-cast infill. Plaintiled swept pyramid roof in 2 stages, with a set-
forward gable at the upper stages framing a clock with bell above. Weather-vane
finial. The flanking coach-houses, gable front, with similar arched doorways.
Included for group value. The timber-framed and weather-boarded ranges to rear
are not of special interest.

Listing NGR: TL7194170997

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

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