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Henry Viii Farmhouse, Barham

Description: Henry Viii Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 279205

OS Grid Reference: TM1295050484
OS Grid Coordinates: 612950, 250484
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1117, 1.1086

Location: Church Lane, Barham, Suffolk IP6 0NU

Locality: Barham
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP6 0NU

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Listing Text

TM 15 SW
3/12 Henry VIII Farmhouse
- II
Farmhouse, early C16 with alterations of early C17 and early C19. 2 storeys.
2-cell cross-passage entrance plan. Timber-framed, encased in early C19 red
brick at the front and exposed with C20 brick-nogged infill at the rear; the
studwork is closely-spaced and arch-braced. The front wall of the house was
originally jettied with brackets at intervals; the lower walling was removed
in C19. Plaintiled roof. End chimneys of red brick at both gables, added in
early C17. Early C19 mullioned and transomed windows with central casements.
Early C19 doorway in original cross-passage position, with round-arched head
of gauged brick; C20 framed and battened door. Substantial studwork and
unmoulded joists exposed internally. Arched early C17 open fireplace in the
hall; beside it is a contemporary blocked ovolo-mullioned window. The twin
service rooms were united in C17 and a fireplace inserted (now blocked). The
roof was rebuilt in C18. Formerly known as Lower Farmhouse.

Listing NGR: TM1295050484

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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