Description: Farm Tea House Immediately North East of Oxfootstone Farmhouse
Date Listed: 8 November 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 220641
OS Grid Reference: TM0519780999
OS Grid Coordinates: 605197, 280999
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3885, 1.0140
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TM 08 SE SOUTH LOPHAM BRICK KILN LANE
7/109 Farm Tea House
east of Oxfootstone
Former tea house. Early C18 with mid C19 alterations. English bond red brick
with pantile roof. Rectangular in plan. The front is blackened header bond
with red brick dressings. Pedimented facade supported on pair of pilasters.
Moulded brick cornices. Entrance beneath a deep skewback arch. Later casement
window, to west side wall - the eastern one blocked and circa late C19 plank
door at front. Dentil cornices to side walls. Rear gable with tumbling-in,
moulded brick kneeler corbels and platband.
Interior: plastered. Plastered groin vault, the groins have moulded plaster
flower motifs, each flower linked to the next by 3 rows of beads and with similar
flowers forming a circle around the apex. Egg and dart cornice with course of
beads below. There is no fireplace.
Listing NGR: TM0519780997
Source: English Heritage
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