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Thornfield, Walsham-le-Willows

Description: Thornfield

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 November 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 281807

OS Grid Reference: TM0020071242
OS Grid Coordinates: 600200, 271242
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3028, 0.9349

Locality: Walsham-le-Willows
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP31 3AZ

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Listing Text


3/62 Thornfield (formerly
listed as The Stores,
15/11/54 Church Street)


House, formerly containing a shop. Early C18. Red brick with blue headers;
plaintiles. 2 storeys and attics. Brick cornice with rounded dentils; a
plain brick band to front; tumbled gables incorporating end chimney-stacks
with plain rectangular shafts. One dormer with a shallow segmental-arched
lead-covered roof and 2-light plain casement window. 3 old 3-light casement
windows to the upper floor with pintle hinges and 2 horizontal bars to lights:
a similar window on the ground floor left has a high segmental arch of 2-
colour brick. On the right, the former shop front in a flat-roofed canted
bay: 6-panel door, the top 4 panels glazed, rectangular plain fanlight, 2
flanking fixed small paned windows. Central house entrance with C20
'Georgian' door, bolection-moulded architrave and moulded triangular pediment.
To the left'of the main house, a mid C19 2-storey addition in kidney flint has
red brick quoins and dressings, plaintiled roof, a C20 plain casement window
to each storey, recessed plank door, end chimney.

Listing NGR: TM0020071242

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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