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Canhams Farmhouse, Bacton

Description: Canhams Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 280485

OS Grid Reference: TM0539565288
OS Grid Coordinates: 605395, 265288
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2474, 1.0074

Locality: Bacton
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP14 4HH

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Listing Text

TM 06 NE

2/3 Canham's Farmhouse


- II

Farmhouse, late C16 with major mid C19 remodelling. 2 storeys and attics.
Originally of 2-cell lobby-entrance plan; a rear 2-storey C19 range forming
double-pile plan, under a lean-to roof. Timber-framed, encased in gault
brick. Plaintiled roof; 2 internal chimneys of C19 red brick. C19 large-
pane sashes; at ground storey a pair of splayed bays with hipped roof. A
C19 gabled entrance porch of gault brick with glazed 4-panelled door. An
unusually long example of the 2-cell plan; a large axial chimney was
removed to form an entrance hall in C19. Heavy ogee-moulded bridging beams
supporting 1st floor of both cells, and very closely-spaced studding.

Listing NGR: TM0539565288

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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