FOUNTAIN HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1351960
Date first listed:
22-Feb-1955
Date of most recent amendment:
29-May-1987
Statutory Address:
FOUNTAIN HOUSE, THE STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
FOUNTAIN HOUSE, THE STREET

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

County:
Suffolk
District:
Babergh (District Authority)
Parish:
East Bergholt
National Grid Reference:
TM 06954 34596

Details

TM 0634 EAST BERGHOLT THE STREET (East Side)

6/65 Fountain House (Formerly listed as 22.2.55 Greens Stores)

GV II

House and cottage, now restaurant. 3 builds, central section C16 with probable C17 section to left and C18 cottage to right. Timber-framed, rendered. Plain tile roof, red brick stack. Two storeys and attic with single-storey cottage projecting to right gable end to street. Section to left has 3-light windows with central casements. Jettied central range has 2½-bay frame. Porch to left with elliptical arch and 6-panel door. 3-light window with central casement and 16-pane sash to right. Added porch to right. Three first floor casements. Gabled dormer, off- centre ridge stack to right and roof gableted to right. Cottage has C19 door and window with glazing bars to gable end. Interior: jettied range shows jowled posts, chamfered tie beams with arch braces, wall plates and studding. Central half-bay contains large stepped stack. Chamfered spine beam and exposed joists to ground floor. Chamfered beams with run-out stops. Rebuilt inglenook retains Tudor-arched bressummer to rear. The cottage was the home of John Dunthorne, village plumber and artist companion of John Constable.

Listing NGR: TM0695434596

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
278773
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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Date: 20 Jun 2002
Reference: IOE01/07537/23
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Simon Peachey. Source Historic England Archive
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