Description: Barham Manor
Date Listed: 9 December 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 279203
OS Grid Reference: TM1422051033
OS Grid Coordinates: 614220, 251033
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1161, 1.1274
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BARHAM CHURCH LANE
TM 15 SW
3/10 Barham Manor
House, formerly manor house. C.1600, with alterations of early C20. Two
storeys and attics. 3-cell lobby-entrance plan. Red brick in irregular
English bond, perhaps originally plastered. Crow-stepped parapet gables.
Plaintiled roofs with original chimneys of red brick; an axial stack between
hall and parlour has a square base and 4 octagonal flues with star-tops. At
the left-hand gable is a similar 2-flue stack; another similar surmounts the
crow-stepped gable of the original rear wing behind the parlour. C20 casement
dormers with gabled roofs. Mainly original mullioned and transomed windows of
plastered brick, simulating limestone, with hollow-chamfered mullions; of 10
lights at ground storey and 8 above, with C20 leaded casements. C20 single-
storey gabled entrance porch of red brick with boarded and battened door. At
1st floor level is a carved limestone coat of arms sunk within a moulded
border. In the parlour the ceiling joists are ovolo-moulded; other exposed
framing is plain. A number of small open fireplaces are original features,
with elliptical heads. The house was altered in early C20 and a wing was
added to rear left.
Listing NGR: TM1422051033
Source: English Heritage
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