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Staithe House

A Grade II Listed Building in Beccles, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.4614 / 52°27'40"N

Longitude: 1.5638 / 1°33'49"E

OS Eastings: 642199

OS Northings: 290799

OS Grid: TM421907

Mapcode National: GBR XMD.L71

Mapcode Global: VHM6K.2D2G

Plus Code: 9F43FH67+HG

Entry Name: Staithe House

Listing Date: 16 March 1948

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1298957

English Heritage Legacy ID: 363018

Location: Beccles, East Suffolk, Suffolk, NR34

County: Suffolk

Civil Parish: Beccles

Built-Up Area: Beccles

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Beccles St Michael and Saint Luke

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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(East Side)
Staithe House
TM 4290 2/86 16.3.48.


16th, 17th and 18th century with some late 19th century additions. 2
storeys and attic. Road front has 3 windows to an earlier part and 2 to a later.
Both red brick. Wood cornice with ogee brackets and bed mould. Main
entrance on north side, front with 1 gable and earlier window openings with
rusticated brick jambs and rusticated brick quoins. Windows have segmental
brick drip moulds, and late 18th century sashes in flush frames, not fitted
exactly to the earlier openings. Rear portion with dated brick 1766.
Central portion is 17th century but there are indications of a 16th century
basis both inside and out. 6-panel entrance door with wood case. Windows
mainly sash with wood frames, and flat arches. Fine oak stair with concave
twist balusters. Good Adam type mantel in panelled room with carved harvest
scene with children carrying sheaves etc. to a seated female figure holding
a sickle. NMR photos.

Listing NGR: TM4220590802

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