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Model Farm, Combs

Description: Model Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 279865

OS Grid Reference: TM0412956567
OS Grid Coordinates: 604129, 256567
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1696, 0.9836

Location: Park Road, Combs, Suffolk IP14 2JN

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

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Listing Text

TM 05 NW

2/90 Model Farm


Model farm; a plaque of limestone over the entrance is engraved "Erected by
Lankester Webb 1867. Designed J.O. Fraser. Architect O. Andrews. Builders
Andrews & Son". Red brick with quoins of gault brick. Slated roofs, (some
areas refinished in asbestos sheeting); the front range gable-front. Ranges
of buildings around a yard; the first range has an outer gateway, with 5 bays
oil gables on either side alternately set backward and forward. The gateway
has a semicircular arch with plaque above, a pair of framed and boarded gates,
and an octagonal timber lantern astride the roof. The second bay on each side
has a shallow blind arch, and the fourth bay two doorways with framed and
boarded doors. The barn, timber-framed and weather boarded, occupies the rear
of the yard, which is infilled by other timber-framed buildings.

Listing NGR: TM0412956567

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Source: English Heritage

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