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Thornbush Farmhouse, Stonham Aspal

Description: Thornbush Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 279412

OS Grid Reference: TM1240658826
OS Grid Coordinates: 612406, 258826
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1868, 1.1058

Location: Thornbush Lane, Stonham Aspal, Suffolk IP14 5DY

Locality: Stonham Aspal
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP14 5DY

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Listing Text

TM 15 NW
5/161 Thornbush Farmhouse
- II

Farmhouse, probably early C16 with c.1600 and C20 alterations. 3-cell cross-
passage entrance plan. 2 storeys. Timber-framed and rough-cast. Glazed and
unglazed clay pantiles; an axial C17 chimney of red brick with sawtooth shaft
on an oblong base. C20 casements and a panelled entrance door at cross-entry
position. Some heavy unchamfered 1st floor joists and a 4-centred arched
doorway (reset) in the hall. A parlour cell to right has good complete close-
studding of c.1600. The C18 butt-purlin roof over the hall reuses a number of
smoke-encrusted mediaeval rafters, perhaps from this house.

Listing NGR: TM1240658826

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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