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Laurel Farmhouse, St James, South Elmham

Description: Laurel Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 282316

OS Grid Reference: TM3223681381
OS Grid Coordinates: 632236, 281381
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3812, 1.4109

Location: The Street, St James South Elmham, Suffolk IP19 0HW

Locality: St James, South Elmham
Local Authority: Waveney District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP19 0HW

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Listing Text

TM 38 SW

4/56 Laurel Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse. Late C16/early C17. 2 storeys; attic to part; L-shaped plan, with
a main range and cross-wing. Timber-framed and rendered; black glazed
pantiles. An internal chimney-stack, set between the 2 ranges, with a tall
plain rebuilt-red brick shaft, partly rendered; a later end stack on the left,
set externally, has a pair of short square shafts with attached heads. The
main range has 2 old 3-light casement windows to each floor, those on the
upper floor with wooden hood-moulds in Tudor style; the cross-wing has 3-light
casements with horizontal glazing-bars to the ground and first floors and a 2-
light window in the attic. Entrance into a full-height C19 porch abutting on
the internal stack: whitewashed brick, sloping single-pitch roof, 6 flush
panels to door, the top 2 glazed, and a hood-mould above. Plain main beams
exposed inside.

Listing NGR: TM3223681381

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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