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South Park Farmhouse, Helmingham

Description: South Park Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 279698

OS Grid Reference: TM1826256818
OS Grid Coordinates: 618262, 256818
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1664, 1.1901

Location: Helmingham, Suffolk IP14 6EP

Locality: Helmingham
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP14 6EP

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Listing Text

TM 15 NE
4/79 South Park Farmhouse
- II

Farmhouse; late C16 with mid C16 core, and an extension of early C19. 3-cell
lobby entrance plan. 2 storeys and attics. Timber framed and plastered with
C19 herringbone pargetting in panels; some C19 underbuilding in painted red
brick. Plaintiled roofs; a C17 axial chimney of red brick and an end chimney
with a C20 rebuilt shaft. Late C18 or early C19 gabled 2-storey porch at
lobby entrance: timber framed, roughcast, plaintiled roof; a round arched
outer doorway and recessed entrance door with 6 fielded panels. Some good
unmoulded C16 framing:close-studding, chamfered floor joists, 2-tier wind-
braced butt purlin roof. The service cell, to rear, has a mid C16 core. This
probably began as a 2-bay hall of which an open truss remains; the roof was
rebuilt upon raised walls in C19. A C19 dairy/bakehouse range of l 1/2 storeys;
painted red brick, and plaintiled roof.

Listing NGR: TM1826256818

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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