Record Details

NHER Number:44603
Type of record:Building
Name:5, 7 and 9 High Bungay Road


A terrace of bungalows built for the elderly by the Loddon Rural District Council in the 1960s. The estate is a good example of a semi-urban 'picturesque' approach to design, and the scheme won the Ministry of Housing Medal in 1964 and a Civic Trust Award in 1965.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TM 36258 98244
Map Sheet:TM39NE

Full description

November 1998. Listed, Grade II.
Listing Description excerpt:
"Terraced bungalows and crinkle crankle wall attached to east of No 5, forming part of housing estate for elderly persons, built by the former Loddon Rural District Council, 1962-63, architects Tayler and Green Brick-red, black, yellow-grey and dapple light, with ornamental treatment of gable ends."
Information from (S1).
Please consult the National Heritage List for England (S1) for the current listing details.
A. Cattermole (NLA), 11 May 2006. Amended by J. Cullis (HES), 26 November 2019.

These buildings are part of a housing estate for the elderly that won the Ministry of Housing Medal in 1964 and Civic Trust A ward in 1965. The estate is regarded as a fine example of the architects' 'picturesque' approach to design.
Part of a group that also includes Nos 1-6 (consecutive) Davy Place (NHER 44604); Nos 10-14 (consecutive) Davy Place (NHER 44607); Nos 15-20 (consecutive) Davy Place (NHER 44608); Davey Terrace, Nos 3-13 (odd), Low Bungay Road (NHER 44605) and 6-10 (even) Low Bungay Road (NHER 44606) – all of which are listed Grade II.
Information from (S1), see also article (S2).
P. Watkins (HES), 13 December 2021.

Monument Types

  • TERRACED HOUSE (19th Century to 21st Century - 1862 AD to 2100 AD)
  • BUNGALOW (Mid 20th Century to 21st Century - 1962 AD to 2100 AD)
  • SERPENTINE WALL (Mid 20th Century to 21st Century - 1962 AD to 2100 AD)
  • TERRACE (Mid 20th Century to 21st Century - 1962 AD to 2100 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Designation: English Heritage. 1990-2013. English Heritage Listing Notification. Notification. DNF9190.
<S1>Designation: Historic England. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1271853.
<S2>Article in Serial: Institute of Historic Building Conservation. 2019. Unusual Listed Buildings: Tayler and Green Housing. IHBC East Anglia Branch Newsletter. No 38 pp 5-6.

Related records

44604Related to: 1 to 6 Davy Place (Building)
44607Related to: 10 to 14 Davy Place (Building)
44608Related to: 15 to 20 Davy Place (Building)
44606Related to: 6, 8 and 10 Low Bungay Road (Building)
44605Related to: Davey Terrace, 3 to 13 (odd) Low Bungay Road (Building)

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