Description: Red House Farmhouse
Date Listed: 14 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 279527
OS Grid Reference: TM0990871488
OS Grid Coordinates: 609908, 271488
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3014, 1.0772
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THORNHAM MAGNA GISLINGHAM ROAD (NORTH
TM 07 SE SIDE)
2/71 Red House Farm House
Farmhouse, built as part of Home Farm to Thornham Estate. Mid C18, extended
C19, altered C20. Red brick with flared headers. Hipped plaintiled roof. 5
bay lobby entrance plan with 2 wings to rear to form a half H. 2 storeys and
attics. Ground floor: central entrance in a projecting C20 brick porch, 8
panelled door, tall 2-light glazing bar casements in shallow reveals with
segmental heads. Offset plinth, continuous plat band to first floor with four
2-light glazing bar casements, central leaded cross casement. Boxed eaves.
Central ridge stack. 3 bay returns with mixed casements; to left French
windows, a first floor lattice leaded window and a 2-light box dormer, to
right a C20 entrance with a half glazed architraved door. To rear 3 gables,
taller outer gables have moulded kneelers to coped parapets, an internal end
stack to left, central gable to C19 infill block with recessed segmental
headed sashes, a lower pantiled roof, stack in left valley. Interior: ogee
stop chamfered cross axial binding beams, runout chamfered joists.
Listing NGR: TM0990871488
Source: English Heritage
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