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Crawley Hall Farmhouse, Norton

Description: Crawley Hall Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 November 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 281226

OS Grid Reference: TL9651264757
OS Grid Coordinates: 596512, 264757
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2459, 0.8771

Location: A1088, Norton, Suffolk IP31 3LU

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

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Listing Text


5/123 Crawley Hall Farmhouse
(formerly listed as
15.11.55 Crawley Hall)


Farmhouse, mid C16 and early C17, in 3 sections. The earliest range of one
storey with attics, the centre range 2 storeys, the C17 crosswing at west end
2 storeys with attics. Timber-framed and plastered: the centre section is
long-wall jettied to the south at 1st floor, and the crosswing has an
oversailing tiebeam at the south gable. Plaintiled roofs: 2 C19 gabled
casement dormers at low section. 2 axial chimneys of C16 or C17 red brick. A
fine early C17 chimney of orange brick, external to the crosswing: 3 octagonal
detached flues on moulded bases, with square C19 cap. Small-pane C19 and C20
casements, C19 small-pane sashes in crosswing. C19 4-panelled entrance door.
Various C18/C19 extensions to rear under catslide roofs; at the east end this
incorporates some encasing of main range in flint and brick. Interior: A 3-
cell mid C16 house at the east end. To this was added in mid/late C16 a 2-bay
in-line parlour block, long-wall jettied, with close-studding. Beyond this
was added a parlour cross-wing in early C17, with ovolo-moulded main beams,
floor joists set on-edge, and an arched brick fireplace.

Listing NGR: TL9651264757

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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