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Carlton House Farmhouse, Mettingham

Description: Carlton House Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 282164

OS Grid Reference: TM3560689148
OS Grid Coordinates: 635606, 289148
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4494, 1.4658

Locality: Mettingham
Local Authority: Waveney District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR35 1TF

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Listing Text

TM 38 NE
4/13 Carlton House Farmhouse
- II
Farmhouse. C16 range to rear. The west end of this range was remodelled in
late C17 to form the present frontage, with an extension to the right in late
C18 or early C19 forming a T-shape plan. Colourwashed brick front range with
a roof of glazed black pantiles. The rear wing is timber framed, cased in
brick; slated roof, a later end section pantiled. 2 storeys with an attic to
part of the front range. 3 windows, C18-C19 casements under segmental arches.
Asymmetrical entrance doorway in later addition: C19 6-panel door (the upper 2
panels glazed), flat-roofed porch with entablature on octagonal posts. The
central doorway in the earlier section has been bricked up. Parapet gable
ends with integral stacks. On the south side of the rear wing part of the
original crowstepped gable is still visible. The left hand room of the front
range has a moulded floorbeam with very ornate stop-chamfers; in the room
above there is a bolection-moulded fireplace and flanking doors of C17
panelling with grills of splat balustrading above. Some exposed framing is
visible in the rear wing at first floor level.

Listing NGR: TM3560689148

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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