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The Grange, Stonham Parva

Description: The Grange

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 279393

OS Grid Reference: TM1192962528
OS Grid Coordinates: 611929, 262528
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2202, 1.1012

Location: A140, Stonham Parva, Suffolk IP14 5LX

Locality: Stonham Parva
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP14 5LX

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Listing Text

2/142 The Grange
- II

House, built in 2 main stages, early C16 and late C16. 2 storeys. Timber-
framed and plastered; the framing is exposed along the upper front elevation,
with plaster infill. Close-studding, with exposed joist-ends giving evidence
for a formerly jettied upper floor along the front of both phases (the second
phase, to left, is distinguished by ogee-curved arch wind-braces). Concrete
plaintiled roofs; an axial chimney of c.1600 with flattened hexagonal shafts
of red brick. Mainly C20 casements with transomes. C19 6-panelled entrance
door, with a C20 enriched architrave in the C18 manner. Late C20 plaintiled
gabled timber-framed entrance porch. The early C16 phase to right is a 3-bay
parlour cross-wing; heavy unmoulded framing with altered crownpost roof, one
crownpost being of cross-quadrate form with broach-stops. A small integral
wing to right has an exposed moulded gable tie-beam. A number of blocked
diamond-mullioned windows. The hall range was rebuilt in late C16 with heavy
unmoulded framing. A lintelled hall fireplace and another with a plastered
arch in a chamber. A number of blocked roll-and-cavetto moulded mullioned
windows. 2-tier butt-purlin roof with wind-bracing.

Listing NGR: TM1192962528

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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