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Belsize the Close

A Grade II Listed Building in Boxford, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0285 / 52°1'42"N

Longitude: 0.8595 / 0°51'34"E

OS Eastings: 596264

OS Northings: 240531

OS Grid: TL962405

Mapcode National: GBR RK1.VG8

Mapcode Global: VHKFC.V87T

Entry Name: Belsize the Close

Listing Date: 10 July 1980

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1351437

English Heritage Legacy ID: 276236

Location: Boxford, Babergh, Suffolk, CO10

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

Civil Parish: Boxford

Built-Up Area: Boxford

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Boxford St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

In the entry for:
(South side)
No 1 (Belsize)
and No 3
TL 9640 60/89 (The Close)

The description should be amended to read:

2 houses, mainly in 3 builds. Early to mid C19, with some alterations. No 1, stucco
rendered, formerly lined as ashlar, slate roof. Red brick internal end stacks.
Rusticated rendered quoins. 2 storeys. 4 window range, sashes with glazing bars
to ground floor, horned sashes to first floor, all beneath rendered hood moulds.
Doorcase of rendered pilasters supporting cornice on console brackets. 4-panel
door set back from doorcase. No 3, comprising block facing north, and attached
range to south.

North build: rendered, mansard slate roof, right hand internal gault brick stack.
2 storeys with attics. North facade. 2 bays. Blocked doorway, beneath semicircular
moulded hood. Sash with glazing bars beneath square hood. 2 first floor horned
sashes with glazing bars, beneath continuous hood which returns to right hand gable.
Moulded eaves cornice, also returning to gable wall. West, gable wall, 4 panel
door, flanked by small 6-pane window. Blocked window beneath hood to first and
ground floors. 6-pane window to gable above eaves. Attached refurbished range
to south. Rendered, shallow pitch slate roof. Squat red brick stack to rear.
2 storeys, 3 bays, that to left gabled. Ground floor, left canted bay into small-
paned sashes, central horned sash with glazing bars, right hand garage entrance.
3 let floor sashes with glazing bars, that to left original.

The brick warehouse block to east of No 1, is not of special interest and is not
covered by these descriptive notes.


(south side)
No 1 (Belsize)
and No 3
(The Close)
TL 9640 60/89
An early C19 stuccoed building comprising 3 adjoining blocks with slate
roofs. A block to the south, facing west, has a gable at the north end.
A corner block has a mansard roof with stopped gables and a moulded eaves
cornice. A block extends to the east slightly set back on the front.
Two storeys. Four:two window range on the north front of double-hung
sashes with glazing bars and stucco hood moulds. The doorway has stucco
pilasters and a cornice on console brackets.

Listing NGR: TL9626440531

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

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