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Rumburgh Farmhouse, Rumburgh

Description: Rumburgh Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 282079

OS Grid Reference: TM3670282643
OS Grid Coordinates: 636702, 282643
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3906, 1.4773

Location: Rumburgh, Suffolk IP19 0RU

Locality: Rumburgh
Local Authority: Waveney District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP19 0RU

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Listing Text


2/5 Rumburgh Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse. Early C17, in 2 closely-dated phases. Part one storey and attics,
part 2 storeys and attics. Timber-framed; roughcast rendered; clay pantiles.
2 internal chimney-stacks, one with a plain red brick shaft, the other, which
links the higher and lower sections of the house, with 3 attached diagonally-
set shafts. 2-light and 3-light casement windows, the latter with
transomes; a 3-light mullion-and-transome window in the south gable wall; one
dormer with sloping single-pitch roof. 2 doors in boarded porches. The
ground and first floor rooms at the south end have close-studding and ovolo-
moulded main beams and cornice; both beams and joists with lamb's tongue and
jewel stops. The 2 central bays have largely replacement timbers. At the
north end, one room with chamfer and curved stops with jewel., followed by 2
bays of later framing with the roof above renewed. The central section has 2
rows of butt purlins.

Listing NGR: TM3670282643

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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