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Red House Farmhouse, Thornham Magna

Description: Red House Farmhouse

Grade: II
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

Location: Major Lane, Thornham Magna, Suffolk IP23 8HH

Locality: Thornham Magna
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP23 8HH

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Listing Text


2/71 Red House Farm House
- II

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

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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