WELLINGTON HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1208799

Date first listed: 28-Jul-1950

Date of most recent amendment: 29-Nov-1993

Statutory Address: WELLINGTON HOUSE, 2, FINBOROUGH ROAD

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: WELLINGTON HOUSE, 2, FINBOROUGH ROAD

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk (District Authority)

Parish: Stowmarket

National Grid Reference: TM 04637 58746

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History

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Details

STOWMARKET

TM0458 FINBOROUGH ROAD 614-1/4/61 (North side) 28/07/50 No.2 Wellington House (Formerly Listed as: FINBOROUGH ROAD (North side) No.2 Hillcroft Preparatory School)

II

Vicarage, then school, now residential home for elderly. 1660, altered early C19. Originally timber-framed, now with extensive early C19 brick skins. Plain tile roofs. South-west front of 2 storeys in 5 bays. Early C20 gabled porch in centre flanked by 2 late C19 2/2 sashes right and left, under gauged segmental arches. Five 6/6 early C19 sashes to first floor, also under gauged segmental arches. Gabled roof with pierced ceramic cresting. Rear with 2 gabled full-height wings separated by a central gabled prominence. North-east wing with a heavy transverse C17 stack. South-east wing with a ridge stack carrying 4 octagonal flues and an external gable-end stack with 2 octagonal flues. INTERIOR. Wave-moulded cruciform bridging beams to ground-floor south room, which is also fitted with full C18 large-framed panelling. Cellar door early C17 plank type, with lock and hinges. C19 staircase with 2 turned balusters per tread. Roof of principals, collars (moved) and curved windbraces. (Statutory List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic: Urban District of Stowmarket: London: 1972-).

Listing NGR: TM0463758746

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 384585

Legacy System: LBS

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