Description: Chestnut Farmhouse
Date Listed: 9 December 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 279197
OS Grid Reference: TM1485651725
OS Grid Coordinates: 614856, 251725
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1221, 1.1371
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BARHAM BARHAM GREEN
TM 15 SW
Farmhouse, late C16. 3-cell plan; the parlour cell to left is of cross-wing
form. 2 storeys, with attics in the cross-wing. Timber-framed and plastered.
plaintiled roofs. A good original axial chimney of red brick, the 4 octagonal
flues have moulded bases and a square plinth. Mainly C20 casements, some with
leaded lights. Two 1st floor windows, of 3 and 4 lights, are original; they
have ovolo-moulded mullions and leaded glazing of diamond and hexagonal panes
with early crown glass - a rare survival. Other early windows have been
unblocked, and some glazed in C20. C20 Oak plank entrance door. Some ovolo-
moulded main beams; one in the parlour chamber has ogee mouldings. 2 original
open fireplaces. A section of C16 panelling in the hall may be part of a
cross-passage screen. Several moulded plank doors, and a little early C18
joinery. Clasped Purlin roof. N.B.L
Listing NGR: TM1485651725
Source: English Heritage
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