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Dashes Farm House, Wortham

Description: Dashes Farm House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 280455

OS Grid Reference: TM0672979774
OS Grid Coordinates: 606729, 279774
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3770, 1.0358

Location: Low Road, Wortham, Suffolk IP22 1SQ

Locality: Wortham
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP22 1SQ

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Listing Text


1/164 Dashes Farm House

-- II

Farmhouse. Late C16, extended C17 and C18, altered C19 and C20. Timber frame
with red brick extension, roughcast. Pantiled roofs. 3 bay core with 2 bay
service and later parlour additions. 2 storeys with attic to parlour.
Entrance towards left of early bays, a half glazed door with a bracketed hood,
C20 casements, a half dormer, blocked entrance in service bays. Steeply
pitched roof with an axial ridge stack in original right bay. Right end C20
entrance outshut. Roughcast brick parlour to left has an entrance to right,
half glazed door with a bracketed hood, C20 cross casements, plat band,
dentilled eaves, taller gambrel roof with a flat headed dormer, left end
internal stack with an oversailing cap. To rear exposed brick with a glazing
bar cross casement, lean-to addition behind service bays. Interior: early
core has close studding, tension bracing, stop chamfered binding beam, stairs
behind stack, first floor opposed base cruck blades to a raised tie beam to
right of centre, axial stop chamfered binding beam, altered clasped purlin
roof. Service bays bar stop chamfered cross axial binding beams, parlour ogee
stop chamfered cross axial binding beam, dado panelling, dogleg staircase with
turned balusters. Formerly known as Barbers.

Listing NGR: TM0672979774

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Source: English Heritage

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