THE CASTLE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1351582
Date first listed:
10-Jul-1980
Statutory Address:
THE CASTLE, HITCHAM ROAD

Map

Ordnance survey map of THE CASTLE
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Location

Statutory Address:
THE CASTLE, HITCHAM ROAD

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

County:
Suffolk
District:
Babergh (District Authority)
Parish:
Wattisham
National Grid Reference:
TM0093151981

Details

1. 5377 TM 05 SW 34/970

WATTISHAM HITCHAM ROAD The Castle

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: TM0093151981

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
277122
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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