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Bluehouse Farmhouse, Combs

Description: Bluehouse Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 279852

OS Grid Reference: TM0494855688
OS Grid Coordinates: 604948, 255688
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1614, 0.9950

Location: Bradley Lane, Combs, Suffolk IP14 2ES

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

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Listing Text

TM 05 NW

2/77 Bluehouse Farmhouse


Farmhouse, not later than early C17, and possibly medieval hall range. Hall
range and one cross-wing of c.1600 to left. One storey with attics. Timber-
framed; the hall range has beaded C18 or early C19 weatherboarding, the
crosswing is plastered with some C18/early C19 herringbone pargetting in
panels at the gable and partially weatherboarded at the side. Thatched roof:
one C19 plaintiled gabled dormer with undulating bargeboards and a small-pane
casement. Two axial chimneys of red brick with C18 or early C19 shafts. Deep
bargeboards with undulating soffit and spike finial at the gable. Early C19
small-pane casements. Early C19 6-panelled entrance door, the lower panels
fielded, the upper pair glazed. Interior not examined.

Listing NGR: TM0494855688

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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