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Home Farmhouse, Thurning

Description: Home Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 May 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 232701

OS Grid Reference: TL0860582832
OS Grid Coordinates: 508605, 282832
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4327, -0.4040

Location: Thurning, Northamptonshire PE8 5RF

Locality: Thurning
Local Authority: East Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: PE8 5RF

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Listing Text

TL08SE (South side)
12/144 Home Farmhouse
23/05/67 (Formerly listed as The

Farmhouse. Said to be C15 origins, C18 and C19 reconstructed mid C20.
Timber-framed with C20 brick and block infill now all rendered. Thatch roof.
Originally L-shape plan with lobby entry. 2 storeys. Main front is a 4-window
range of C20 p.v.c. casements, probably in original openings. C20 lean-to porch
with concrete tile roof, to right of centre. Gabled roof with hip to right. Rear
wing is similar to main front. Flat roofed infill, between wings, is probably
early and mid Cl9 remodelled C20, C19 six-panelled, part-glazed, door to left.
Interior: entrance hall has early C19 staircase with stick balustrade. Room to
left has C17 fireplace with chamfered stone surround and 4-centred arch head.
Stop-chamfered spine beam. Kitchen and room to far right both have remains of
open fireplaces, one with original bressumer and bread oven. Chamfered spine
beams. Some timber framing is visible in the first floor rooms. Used as the
Rectory from C17 to mid C20. Include for group value.
(VCH: Northamptonshire: Vol.3, p109)

Listing NGR: TL0860582832

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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