Description: Pond Farmhouse
Date Listed: 5 June 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 221545
OS Grid Reference: TF7758732702
OS Grid Coordinates: 577587, 332702
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8625, 0.6366
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TF 73 SE BIRCHAM BIRCHAM TOFTS
7/14 Pond Farmhouse
5.6.53. (formerly listed as
Pond Farmhouse and
Farmhouse. Late C16 or early C17. Knapped coursed flint, brick dressings,
red pantiled roof. 2 storeys, 4 windows. Ground floor has 2 sashes with
glazing bars in C18 brick openings, one enlarged C19 plate glass sash, one
C19 3 sided canted bow with 3 plate glass sashes. 4 regularly spaced first
floor sashes with glazing bars in C18 brick dressed openings. Central c.1840
doorcase with architrave surround, palmette console brackets, entablature
and pentice canopy. 3 panel raised and fielded reveals, 4 panel raised and
fielded door. Rectangular fanlight above with margin light glazing bars.
East gable has earlier evidence : one blocked ground floor rectangular window
with flush brick quoins, 2 first floor brick dressed fire windows with relief
brick drip moulds, one attic window. Ground floor brick dado-level string
course, brick quoins, eaves and coped end gables. 2 end gable and 2 ridge
C20 replacement stacks. West gable has one attic drip mould fire window.
2 storey hipped roof wing at right angles. Rear has one ground and one first
floor brick dressed long and low windows. Ground floor lean-to outshut wing.
Listing NGR: TF7758732702
Source: English Heritage
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