This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
Latitude: 52.0611 / 52°3'40"N
Longitude: 1.1529 / 1°9'10"E
OS Eastings: 616227
OS Northings: 244996
OS Grid: TM162449
Mapcode National: GBR TMP.Q9P
Mapcode Global: VHLBS.XGV9
Plus Code: 9F433563+C4
Entry Name: 51, Fonnereau Road
Listing Date: 4 August 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1263987
English Heritage Legacy ID: 428999
Location: Ipswich, Suffolk, IP1
Electoral Ward/Division: Westgate
Built-Up Area: Ipswich
Traditional County: Suffolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk
Church of England Parish: Ipswich St Margaret
Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich
TM1644NW FONNEREAU ROAD
642-0/1/10022 (South side)
House. 1850-60, refronted and internally altered 1878. By
Habershon & Pite. For Mrs Alfred Sheppard. Gault brick; slate
2 storeys and dormer attic. Front brickwork whitewashed.
Applied half-timbered facade consisting of a gabled bay either
side of central door bay, and the whole upper floor decorated
with circles, quatrefoils, arched and tension braces in
imitation of 'black-and-white style'. Door within a 4-centred
recess flanked right and left by coloured glass panels. Above
is a canted bay window with C20 plate glass but retaining a
trefoiled upper frieze of lights. Ground-floor of window bays
are canted and fitted with cross casements. Decorated
bressumers. First-floor bays also with cross casements and
also with decorated lintels. Pierced bargeboards to gable
heads. Gabled roof with a central gabled dormer with a
casement. Internal gable-end stacks east and west.
INTERIOR: west bay on ground floor converted to dental
surgery. Entrance hall with small-framed panelling,
roll-moulded bridging beams and a 4-centred fireplace with 5
quatrefoils in the frieze. Ground-floor of staircase replaced
in 1920s: flat balusters; upper flights with C19 turned
Part of a group of fine houses in this road.
(Brown C, Haward B, Kindred R: Dictionary of Architects of
Suffolk Buildings 1800-1914: Ipswich: 1991-: 117).
Suffolk Record Office and Theatre
See under: Suffolk Record Office and Theatre BRAMFORD ROAD.
Listing NGR: TM1622744996
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
Book cover links are generated automatically from the sources. They are not necessarily always correct, as book names at Amazon may not be quite the same as those used referenced in the text.
Source title links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.
Other nearby listed buildings