Description: Whitehouse Farmhouse
Date Listed: 26 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 279363
OS Grid Reference: TM0963061930
OS Grid Coordinates: 609630, 261930
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2157, 1.0672
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EARL STONHAM MIDDLEWOOD GREEN
TM 06 SE
1/114 Whitehouse Farmhouse
Farmhouse, mid C16 with alterations of C17 and mid C20. 2 storeys. 3-cell
cross-passage entrance plan. Timber framed and plastered. Concrete tiled
roof (thatched until C20), with C20 axial chimney of red brick. C20 casements
at ground storey, and C19 casements above. C20 panelled entrance door and
open gabled porch on posts. Good close studwork with arch wind-bracing;
coupled-rafter roof. An open fireplace with lintel in parlour to left. There
is evidence for twin service room doorways; a part of the moulded head of a
plank-and-muntin cross-passage screen is reused in a partition. The parlour
was extended to left by one bay in C17. A detached range containing
bakehouse, dairy and kitchen, probably of C16, stood corner to corner with the
service end of the house until mid C20.
Listing NGR: TM0963061930
Source: English Heritage
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