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Wretts Farmhouse, Horham

Description: Wretts Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 April 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 280987

OS Grid Reference: TM2228872534
OS Grid Coordinates: 622288, 272534
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3059, 1.2592

Location: Kersley Hall Lane, Horham, Suffolk IP21 5LA

Locality: Horham
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP21 5LA

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Listing Text

TM 27 SW
Wretts Farmhouse
Farmhouse. Early C17; 3-span mid C20 addition to rear. Timber framed and
plastered, lined in imitation of ashlar. Roof has slates to front and mid C20
clay plaintiles to rear. 2 storeys and attic. 3-cell, lobby entry type. 3
windows, mainly late C19 2-light casements; 2 mid C20 casements to ground
floor. Mid C20 entrance door. Internal stack: rendered shaft with pilaster-
like projecting centre and remains of a moulded base. The frame is visible at
first floor level: plain, quite widely-spaced studs; some arched braces. Both
hall and parlour have axial bridging beams with nicked stop-chamfers; the
joists are concealed. Roof has butt and clasped purlins and straight plank
wind bracing. The gable ends were substantially rebuilt in C19-C20.

Listing NGR: TM2228872534

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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