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Bramford House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Bramford, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0752 / 52°4'30"N

Longitude: 1.1019 / 1°6'6"E

OS Eastings: 612668

OS Northings: 246413

OS Grid: TM126464

Mapcode National: GBR TMF.WZ5

Mapcode Global: VHLBS.13WG

Entry Name: Bramford House

Listing Date: 9 December 1955

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1250919

English Heritage Legacy ID: 433437

Location: Bramford, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP8

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Bramford

Built-Up Area: Bramford

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Bramford St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

BRAMFORD SHIP LANE
TM 1246
9/82 Bramford House
9.12.55
- II*
House, probably c.1693 with possible earlier core and C18 alterqtions.
Double-pile plan. 2 storeys and attics, 7 windows. Orange brick with
parapet gables incorporating chimneys. Band at 1st floor level, above which
the Flemish bond walling has burnt headers. A fine wooden eaves cornice has
groups of 3 and 4 console brackets and a frieze enriched with egg and dart
ornament. Ogee guttering with large lion-head water spouts. Plain tiled
2-span roof. Flat roofed dormers with C19 sashes. Sashes with flat arches
of gauged brick and flush frames with small-pane sashes. Entrance door with
6 fielded panels. The Roman Doric portico porch is probably a late C18
addition; it has a flat entablature on a pair of circular columns. An
original staircase has barley-sugar twist balusters. Several rooms have good
original fireplaces and panelling. Suffolk Houses: E Sandon.


Listing NGR: TM1266846413

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