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Grove Farmhouse, Thornham Magna

Description: Grove Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 279546

OS Grid Reference: TM1004770222
OS Grid Coordinates: 610047, 270222
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2900, 1.0785

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

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Listing Text


3/90 Grove Farm House
- II

House. Early C19 with earlier origins possible. Timber frame on brick base,
plastered. Hipped black glazed pantiled roof, red pantiles to rear. A 3 cell
front range with 3 wings extending to rear to form a large almost square
block. 2 storeys. Main range has three 3-light glazing bar casements in
moulded frames with hoodmoulds, offset plinth, boxed eaves, a gap to right of
centre where rises an axial ridge stack, red brick with white brick dressings.
3 bay right return has a central entrance, a recessed 6 panelled door with a
traceried fanlight, pilastered doorcase with projecting hood, 16 pane flush
moulded frame sashes, 12 panes over entrance. Slightly shorter left return
has mixed 2 and 3-light casements with hoodmoulds, an internal end stack of
exposed red brick with white brick dressings, rear gable end lean-to outshut.
Longer wings to centre and right have hipped roofs to rear with 2 red brick
stacks in central valley. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: TM1004770222

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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