Description: Colks Farm House
Date Listed: 29 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 224153
OS Grid Reference: TG2668621810
OS Grid Coordinates: 626686, 321810
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7463, 1.3571
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TG 22 SE
7/10 Colks Farm House
Farmhouse, early C18 and later, with earlier C17 core. Red brick and pan-
tiles. 2 storeys, with single storey outshut, converted to 1 1/2 storeys, C20
2 storey extension to north and single storey C20 lean to extension to south
and C19 axial extension to east, forming L-shaped plan. 2 storey wing,
principal facade to south with off-centre extrance door. Lower half of west
gable wall of flint with plinth and probably C17. Upper half has moulded
platband, blocked windows with hood moulds, and 2 small niches at attic level.
End stack with string course, and 2 rebuilt round brick shafts. Windows
to south C20 casements in original openings with segmental brick arches.
South western quarter of facade has brick plinth with moulded brick plinth
bricks and platband at first floor level. Remainder of facade late C18, with
brick corbel eaves. Line of earlier gable visible in east gable. C20 gabled
dormers in outshut. C20 entrance door and pedimented doorcase. Parapet
gables, off-centre axial stack and east gable stack.
Listing NGR: TG2668621810
Source: English Heritage
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