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Burts Farmhouse, Norton

Description: Burts Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281219

OS Grid Reference: TL9611365774
OS Grid Coordinates: 596113, 265774
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2552, 0.8719

Location: The Street, Norton, Suffolk IP31 3NA

Locality: Norton
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP31 3NA

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Listing Text


2/116 Burts Farmhouse


Farmhouse, mid C17 with mid C16 core. 2 storeys and attics. 3-cell cross-
entry plan: hall range with 2 crosswings. Timber-framed, encased and partly
underbuilt in early C19 red brick. Concrete plaintiled roof. An axial
chimney, the stack rebuilt in early C19 red brick: a square panel in the base
with saltire patterned terracotta tiles; 3 octagonal shafts. To right is a
C17 external chimney of red brick with similar rebuilt C19 upper section with
2 shafts. Early C19 small-pane sashes with cambered heads and small panes.
6-panelled door at cross-entry position: C19 gabled porch on posts with
latticework infill. The hall range has a mid C16 core: a multiple-roll
moulded binding beam and roll-moulded joists. The right hand crosswing was
added in C17 and all roofs rebuilt in clasped purlin form (the left hand wing
may have a C16 core). A lower service wing to rear left of C16/C17 with much
C19 remodelling.

Listing NGR: TL9611365774

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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