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Jacks Farmhouse, Combs

Description: Jacks Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 December 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 279848

OS Grid Reference: TM0277256778
OS Grid Coordinates: 602772, 256778
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1720, 0.9639

Location: Jack's Lane, Combs, Suffolk IP14 2NQ

Locality: Combs
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP14 2NQ

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Listing Text

TM 05 NW

2/73 Jacks Farmhouse


- II

Former farmhouse, probably C15 or early C16 with alterations of C17 and 1747
as dated. 3-cell cross-entry plan, formerly with open hall. One storey and '
attics. Timber-framed and plastered; extensive areas of small raised
pargetted panels corresponding to the date 1747 in a cartouche over the front
door. Thatched roof with axial C17 chimney of narrow red bricks; two eyebrow
dormers with small pane casements. C19 small-pane casements. 6-panelled door,
probably of 1747, with fielded panels and placed at cross-entry. Hipped
thatched open entrance porch of C19. To right is an C18 bakehouse range with
pantiled roof. Plain medieval framing; the open truss of the 2-bay open hall
is missing. A binding beam supporting the inserted C16/C17 upper floor passes
through the rear wall and is needled externally.

Listing NGR: TM0277256778

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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