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Hill Farmhouse, Horham

Description: Hill Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 April 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 280988

OS Grid Reference: TM2069572084
OS Grid Coordinates: 620695, 272084
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3025, 1.2356

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

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Listing Text

TM 27 SW
5/47 Hill Farmhouse
Former farmhouse. In 2 phases, later C16 and C17. Mid C20 rear additions.
Timber framed and plastered, the left gable end of colourwashed brick.
Pantiled roof. 2 storeys and attic. 2-cell, lobby entry type; possibly
different origins. 2 windows, mid C20 casements without glazing bars and with
cambered heads to the lights. Gabled porch with doorway now replaced by a
window. Internal stack with truncated rendered shaft. Right hand cell is the
earlier. Ground floor room has heavy chamfered joists and an open fireplace
with curved back. In the chamber above, good intact studding with reverse-
curved braces; evidence for original diamond-mullioned windows, one intact.
Cranked braces to 2 tie beams. Queen-post roof. Left hand cell has many re-
used timbers and a roof with clasped purlins. By the stack is a late C17
secondary window with a square mullion and diamond glazing bars. Ground floor
fireplace is infilled with C19 copper and range.Newel stairs.

Listing NGR: TM2069572084

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Source: English Heritage

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