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Chestnut Farm House, Thrandeston

Description: Chestnut Farm House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 280414

OS Grid Reference: TM1138876546
OS Grid Coordinates: 611388, 276546
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3462, 1.1021

Location: Mellis Road, Thrandeston, Suffolk IP21 4BX

Locality: Thrandeston
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP21 4BX

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Listing Text

TM 17 NW

2/124 Chestnut Farm House
29.7.55 (formerly listed as
Chestnuts Farmhouse)


Farmhouse. c1700 and possibly earlier to rear, early C19 front range. Timber
frame, plastered. Some red brick. Machine pantiled roofs. An L on plan: 3
bay front range of 2 storeys and attic with 3 bay 2 storey wing to rear right.
Offset brick plinth. Projecting central bay to front with steps up to a part
raised, part glazed 6 panelled door, lugged architrave, dentilled to leaded
cornice, above a 2-light architraved casement window. Outer bays have ground
floor 6-light mullion and transom casements in lugged architraves with
hoodboards, first floor 3-light architraved casements, modillioned eaves
cornice. Axial ridge stack slightly extruded on left gable end, exposed
plates and double purlins. To rear right extends earlier wing with a boarded
door to centre, brick lean-to addition to left, double doors to former coach
house to right, first floor 3-light casement. Rebuilt axial ridge stack
towards front. Early brick to rear gable end, initials 'OR' in iron on
steeply pitched gable, round caped parapet. Extending further to rear a 1
storey slate roofed outbuilding with an external end stack. Interior not

Listing NGR: TM1138876546

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Source: English Heritage

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