Estate Yard

8 Jul 2002
Estate Yard, Helmingham, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

HELMINGHAM - TM15NE 4/10012 Estate Yard


Service building. c1840, perhaps to the designs of Anthony Salvin, who was active at Helmingham Hall (qv) in c1841. Weatherboarded and brick with moulded brick stack to short arm. Pantiled roofs to main ranges and facing- gable dormers, with ornamental vergeboards and slightly swept eaves. Two storeys. L-plan forming a yard to the southwest. All openings flat arched. Outshut to the north. One large facing gable over double doors set in long arm of L; smaller dormer to short arm, to the right of the stack; entrance under gabled canopy porch to the outer corner of short arm. Picturesque style combining vernacular forms with those of the 'cottage orne' tradition. Cottages 3-8, 15-20, the Estate Yard, the Old Post Office near the cross roads to the north, and the Old Forge form a group.

Listing NGR: TM1883857120


This is part of the Series: IOE\Crabb_John IOE Records for Crabb, John; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


Copyright IoE Mr John Crabb. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Crabb, John

Rights Holder: Crabb, John


Brick, Pantile, Weatherboard, Georgian Service Wing, Victorian Domestic, Estate Building