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The Homestead, Holton

Description: The Homestead

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 281980

OS Grid Reference: TM3999177459
OS Grid Coordinates: 639991, 277459
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3427, 1.5218

Location: B1124, Holton, Suffolk IP19 8PN

Locality: Holton
Local Authority: Waveney District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP19 8PN

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Listing Text

TM 37 NE
5/21 The Homestead

- II

Former farmhouse. C16; considerably altered 1936 when a parallel range was
added at the rear. Timber framed core, now encased in C19 and C20 red brick;
plaintiled roof. 2 storeys and attic. 3 cell form. 4 windows, C20 2-light
mullioned casements with diamond-leaded panes under flat soldier-course
arches. The internal stack has 2 C20 detached octagonal flues with star caps
comprising 3 courses of pointed bricks, with further ornamental brick courses
below; there is an inset panel in the base of the stack. Gable end stack to
right with a single flue in matching style, set slightly forward of the ridge.
C20 entrance doors at the gable ends. The hall has closely-spaced unchamfered
joists and in the rear wall at first floor level are 2 original windows with
evidence for a third. Some of the timber frame is also exposed. Clasped
purlin roof with arched wind-bracing.

Listing NGR: TM3999177459

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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