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THE CASTLE

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: THE CASTLE

List entry Number: 1351582

Location

THE CASTLE, HITCHAM ROAD

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

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Wattisham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 10-Jul-1980

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 277122

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

WATTISHAM HITCHAM ROAD 1. 5377 The Castle TM 05 SW 34/970 II 2. C18-C19. A quadrangular block comprising the house and outbuildings in the form of a castle fortification with castellated stuccoed walls. The house is in the south-west part and has a circular angle tower of 2 storeys and a projecting circular turret of 3 storeys with an octagonal slate roof. Further to the north there is a 2 storeyed circular turret entrance to the barn and beyond it a "Gothic" window of 4 lights with brick tracery, similar larger blocked windows with interlacing tracery are on the east side which screens the other outbuildings. Roofs slate and pantiles behind the embattled parapets.

Listing NGR: TM0093351999

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National Grid Reference: TM 00933 51999

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