Description: Hicks Farmhouse
Date Listed: 26 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 279337
OS Grid Reference: TM0897858926
OS Grid Coordinates: 608978, 258926
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1890, 1.0558
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EARL STONHAM BROAD GREEN
TM 05 NE
4/88 Hicks Farmhouse
Former farmhouse, mainly late C17, but with possible earlier core. Lobby-
entrance plan. 2 storeys, partly with attics. Timber-framed and plastered.
Pantiled roof (formerly thatched) with axial chimney of red brick. Mainly mid
C20 casements, and flush entrance door with fully-glazed porch. Much framing
exposed; major reuse of mediaeval components, probably from a C14 open hall
house, the wall plates having a splayed scarf joint of that date. The clasped
purlin roof is built mainly of smoke-encrusted mediaeval rafters. The house
has 4 cells, and may have been built in 2 stages, the left hand section being
Listing NGR: TM0897858926
Source: English Heritage
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