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Latitude: 52.0919 / 52°5'30"N
Longitude: 0.6687 / 0°40'7"E
OS Eastings: 582915
OS Northings: 247085
OS Grid: TL829470
Mapcode National: GBR QGP.V5D
Mapcode Global: VHJHF.JPV7
Entry Name: Skate's Hill House
Listing Date: 10 January 1953
Last Amended: 9 February 1978
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1351760
English Heritage Legacy ID: 277964
Location: Glemsford, Babergh, Suffolk, CO10
Civil Parish: Glemsford
Built-Up Area: Glemsford
Traditional County: Suffolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk
Church of England Parish: Glemsford
Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich
Skate's Hill House
(formerly listed as
Skate's Hill Farmhouse)
TL 8247 19/169 10.1.53.
A C17 timber-framed and plastered house built on an L shaped plan with
wings extending to the east and north. The south front of the east wing
was refronted in the C19 in grey gault brick. The north wing now has
exposed timber framing and the upper storey on the west front is jettied
with a moulded bressummer on curved brackets. 2 storeys. The south front
has 3 window range, double-hung sashes with glazing bars to the ground
storey windows. There is a central doorway with an Ionic style portico.
The west front has 3 window range, double-hung sashes with glazing bars.
The exposed framing shows a number of blocked original window openings.
Roof tiled, hipped. There is an external chimney stack at the south
end of the west front.
Listing NGR: TL8291547085
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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