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Quintons House

A Grade II Listed Building in East Bergholt, Suffolk

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Latitude: 51.9799 / 51°58'47"N

Longitude: 1.0225 / 1°1'21"E

OS Eastings: 607671

OS Northings: 235584

OS Grid: TM076355

Mapcode National: GBR TNH.TLD

Mapcode Global: VHKFN.NHYK

Plus Code: 9F33X2HF+X2

Entry Name: Quintons House

Listing Date: 29 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1351939

English Heritage Legacy ID: 278747

Location: East Bergholt, Babergh, Suffolk, CO7

County: Suffolk

Civil Parish: East Bergholt

Built-Up Area: East Bergholt

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: East Bergholt St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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This List entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 20/04/2017

TM 0735,

Quintons House

(Formerly listed as: Quintons Cottage)



House. Probably late C16 with C17 rear cross wing. Timber-framed, rendered. Part
underbuilt in brick. Plain tile roof. Red brick stacks. Two storeys. Front range:
5-bay frame of unusual width. Gable end to road. Off-centre plank door flanked
by casement windows under timber lintel. 20-pane flush sash and small fire window
to left, further casement window to right. To first floor, single-light fire window
and one casement. Steeply-pitched roof and large ridge stack. C19 low brick
extension to right gable end which is underbuilt in brick and has rebuilt external
stack. Left gable end has flush sash window with glazing bars to left otherwise
C20 window. Rear wing underbuilt in brick, studded above on right return, external
stack to gable.

INTERIOR: much framing exposed. Ground floor shows studded walls.
Room to left of stack has Tudor-arched fireplace, cross beam with tongue stop and
exposed joists. Kitchen to right has cambered bressummer with jewel stop. Corner
cupboard with raised and fielded panelling and cornice. First floor: centre bay
shows massive jowled posts with long waney arch braces to cambered tie beam.
Studded partition wall. To rear wall evidence of wide arch of uncertain purpose.
Edge-halved scarf to rear wall plate. Large stepped stack. Blocked 4-light diamond
mullion window. Bedroom fireplace with chamfered elliptical arch. Moulded plank
door of probable C16 date. Roof: two levels butt purlins. Rear wing has jowled
posts with arch braces to chamfered tie beams and studded walls.

Listing NGR: TM0767135584

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