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Latitude: 52.1883 / 52°11'18"N
Longitude: 0.9939 / 0°59'38"E
OS Eastings: 604750
OS Northings: 258681
OS Grid: TM047586
Mapcode National: GBR SJM.L4C
Mapcode Global: VHKDP.58T7
Entry Name: The Rookery
Listing Date: 28 July 1950
Last Amended: 29 November 1993
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1297873
English Heritage Legacy ID: 384658
Location: Stowmarket, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP14
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
TM0458 TAVERN STREET
614-1/4/130 (South side)
28/07/50 Nos.15 AND 15A
(Formerly Listed as:
House. Early C17, refronted and interior remodelled 1770.
Roughcast timber-frame under machine tile roof. 2 storeys and
dormer attic, in 5 bays. Asymmetrical facade to street.
Central 6-panelled door with panelled reveals, a plain
overlight and an open pediment. 2 sashes right and left, each
with 6/6 glazing bars, bolection-moulded surrounds and hoods.
5 first-floor 3/6 sashes with similar surrounds. Gabled roof
with 3 gabled dormers fitted with 2-light casements. C19 ridge
stack. Rear with a 2-storey brick cross wing, gabled and with
plain tiles; mixed fenestration including two C20 casements, a
tripartite sash and a 10/10 sash. East gable wall of front
range with a 2-storey bow lit through 3 6/6 curved sashes each
floor, c1770. INTERIOR. Fully panelled Adamesque room with
elliptical arched doorway, medallion ovals and heads in
spandrels. C18 mantelpiece. Bedroom with wide coved ceiling
cornice, enriched plaster frieze and ceiling panel mouldings.
Staircase with 3 fluted balusters per tread and scrolled tread
(DOE:List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Hist.
Interest: Urban District of Stowmarket: London: 1972-).
Listing NGR: TM0475058681
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