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College House and Wall to Front Garden

A Grade II Listed Building in Barningham, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.3526 / 52°21'9"N

Longitude: 0.887 / 0°53'13"E

OS Eastings: 596714

OS Northings: 276653

OS Grid: TL967766

Mapcode National: GBR SGJ.H2Q

Mapcode Global: VHKCV.B489

Entry Name: College House and Wall to Front Garden

Listing Date: 25 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1198583

English Heritage Legacy ID: 284359

Location: Barningham, St. Edmundsbury, Suffolk, IP31

County: Suffolk

District: St. Edmundsbury

Civil Parish: Barningham

Built-Up Area: Barningham

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Barningham St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


1/6 College House and wall to
front garden

- II

Former farmhouse. Circa 1600. 2 storeys and attics to main range, 2 storeys
to rear: 3-cell lobby-entrance plan, with a later service wing behind, making
a T-shaped form. Timber-framed and rendered with plaintiled roofs: plain
bargeboards. A large, plain shaft surmounted by 4 chimney-pots to the
internal chimney-stack. 2-light and 4-light early C19 casement windows in C17
style: mullion-and-transome with small ovolo mouldings. 2 gabled dormers with
plain bargeboards and casement windows. A slightly recessed partly glazed
door with plain jambs, bolection-moulded frieze and flat pediment to surround.
A small single-storey lean-to with pantiled roof on the west side contains the
present entry. Framing exposed inside: ovolo-moulded main beams in both main
ground-storey rooms with plain joists also exposed to the west of the stack.
The service area at the west end of the front range has been remodelled, but
the housings for one diamond-mullioned window are visible. Reused and
replacement timbers in rear range. Adjoining the south-west corner of the
house, and surrounding the front garden, an early C19 low red brick wall with
rounded copings and a dentil cornice.

Listing NGR: TL9671476653

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

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