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Benton End House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Hadleigh, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0333 / 52°1'59"N

Longitude: 0.963 / 0°57'46"E

OS Eastings: 603343

OS Northings: 241357

OS Grid: TM033413

Mapcode National: GBR SLH.J9B

Mapcode Global: VHKFF.M5Z2

Entry Name: Benton End House

Listing Date: 26 April 1950

Last Amended: 22 May 1972

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1194592

English Heritage Legacy ID: 277783

Location: Hadleigh, Babergh, Suffolk, IP7

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

Civil Parish: Hadleigh

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Hadleigh St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

Benton End House
(Formerly listed as
Benton End Farm
Layham Road)
TM 04 SW 1/163 26.4.50.


C16 and later, 2 storeys and attics, timber framed and plastered, roofs
tiled. Front wings extend North and South, and wing at back extends
East. The front has been largely altered and includes C18 features.
There are 3 gabled attic dormers. 3 window range, flush frame, sash.
Upper storey projects. Large, shouldered, chimney at either end. The
central doorcase has flat hood on scroll brackets. At North end of
front is an octagonal brick pier with pointed cap. The East wing has a
brick gable with octagonal flank piers, coping and chimney stack with 2
octagonal shafts (moulded bases). The timber framing is exposed and
there is some brick nogging. Interior features. Architect said to be
Sir Peter Cheyney.

Listing NGR: TM0334341357

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

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