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The Stricklands

A Grade II* Listed Building in Stowmarket, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.1857 / 52°11'8"N

Longitude: 0.9964 / 0°59'47"E

OS Eastings: 604933

OS Northings: 258396

OS Grid: TM049583

Mapcode National: GBR SJM.SX0

Mapcode Global: VHKDP.7B48

Entry Name: The Stricklands

Listing Date: 28 July 1950

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1209708

English Heritage Legacy ID: 384651

Location: Stowmarket, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP14

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Stowmarket

Built-Up Area: Stowmarket

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Stowmarket St Peter and St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


614-1/4/124 The Stricklands


House, now residential home for elderly. Early C17, the front
remodelled late C18, rear wing added early C19 and returns to
front wing bricked. Plastered timber-frame and later gault
brick. Slate roofs.
Facade to north of 2 storeys; 3-window front; deeply recessed
behind return walls and eaves. Central C18 8-panelled door,
now with 4 panels filled with C20 stained glass. Eared
doorcase with a hood above a geometric frieze and repeating
pendant arches. One 8/8 sash to right and left. To extreme
right is a secondary C19 4-panelled door with overlight. Three
6/6 first-floor sashes. Gabled roof with one gabled dormer
fitted with a 3/3 sash. Glazed cheeks. C19 internal gable-end
stacks east and west.
South-east return in C19 gault brick. Rear block of gault
brick, 2 storeys in 3 bays, each bay defined by pilaster
strips. Not bonded-in to front block. Central glazed door
flanked either side by one tall 6/8 sash reaching to ground.
Three 6/6 sashes light first floor. Hipped roof with 3
rendered stacks in valley between blocks.
INTERIOR. Close studded timber-frame to front of house (north
block). Chamfered cruciform bridging beams. Brick infill
between principal studs. Closed string C19 staircase.

Listing NGR: TM0493358396

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

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