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Sternfield House

A Grade II Listed Building in Sternfield, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2006 / 52°12'2"N

Longitude: 1.4982 / 1°29'53"E

OS Eastings: 639145

OS Northings: 261583

OS Grid: TM391615

Mapcode National: GBR XQL.1LP

Mapcode Global: VHM7N.XYDF

Entry Name: Sternfield House

Listing Date: 25 October 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1231300

English Heritage Legacy ID: 406252

Location: Sternfield, Suffolk Coastal, Suffolk, IP17

County: Suffolk

District: Suffolk Coastal

Civil Parish: Sternfield

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Sternfield St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


2/121 Sternfield House


House, formerly the rectory. Late C18, with substantial alterations and
additions of 1964-66 by Raymond Erith. Red brick, plaintiled roof. 2 storeys
and attic. East facade with 5 window range, 2:1:2, sashes with glazing bars in
flush and cased frames, flat brick arches; central doorway with pilasters,
broken pediment, 6-panel door with raised and fielded panels, semi-circular
fanlight with decorative glazing bars. Brick band at first floor level, broad
wooden eaves cornice added in 1960's; 3 flat-roofed dormers, hipped roof.
South (garden) front re-modelled 1960's: existing 2 storey 3-light semi-circular
bay of old house matched by a new bay, forming symmetrical facade; central
doorway with new semi-circular portico, paired glazed doors; brickwork stepped
out at first and second floor levels, parapet with stone coping. Additions of
1964-66 to west and north in matching style, including garage court with
pedimented entrance and square clock tower to roof.

Listing NGR: TM3914561583

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

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