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Marsh Farmhouse, Ellough

Description: Marsh Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 September 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 282163

OS Grid Reference: TM4537886849
OS Grid Coordinates: 645378, 286849
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4245, 1.6076

Location: Hulver Road, Covehithe, Suffolk NR34 7XE

Locality: Ellough
Local Authority: Waveney District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR34 7XE

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Listing Text

TM 48 NE
6/12 Marsh Farmhouse
- II
Farmhouse. Mid C16 with later alterations and various rear additions,
including one of C17. Timber-framed with original crowstepped gable end to
left, the remainder largely cased in C19 red brick. Pantiled roof with glazed
black tiles to the front slope. 2 storeys and attic. 3 cell form. 4
windows, C19 and C20 mullion and transom casements without glazing bars;
cambered brick arches. 6-panel entrance door, the upper 2 panels glazed.
Internal stack with moulded brick base. The crowstepped gable has 2 brick
bands and an integral stack. The hall has a good moulded beam and joist
ceiling together with a moulded cornice (missing along the front wall); the
moulding is continued down the surviving rear wall post. Some studding is
exposed in the rear wall, with one original window with cavetto-moulded
mullions and the remains of another, both at first floor level. The hall and
parlour fireplaces incorporate some re-used stone work, the parlour fireplace
restored mid C20. Newel stairs. The roof has 2 rows of butt purlins and
cranked wind-bracing.

Listing NGR: TM4537886849

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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