Description: Longs Farm House
Date Listed: 17 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 280370
OS Grid Reference: TM1131078686
OS Grid Coordinates: 611310, 278686
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3655, 1.1023
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PALGRAVE MILLWAY LANE (NORTH SIDE)
5/81 1 Longs Farm House
Farmhouse. Early C17, probably earlier in origins. Timber frame, roughcast.
Thatched and pantiled roofs. An L on plan, appears as a 2 bay early core
extended by a service bay to right and a 2 cell lobby entry parlour wing at
right angles to left. 2 storeys. Main range has a part raised 6 panelled
recessed door in service bay to right, ground floor C20 casements, first floor
C19 3 and 4-light casements, an axial ridge stack between hall bays, thatch
with slightly lower eaves to service bay hipped to right end. Parlour wing
extends forward to left with an entrance in inner angle, 6 panelled double
door with reeded architrave, a large axial ridge stack moulded at base of
shaft, pantiled roof. Front gable end has a ground floor bay window. Outer
elevation has a gable at end of main range. To rear scattered casements with
doors in hall and service bays. Interior: jewel stop chamfered binding beam
and stop-chamfered post in parlour bay, elsewhere not inspected.
Listing NGR: TM1131078686
Source: English Heritage
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