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Manor House Farmhouse, Somerleyton, Ashby and Herringfleet

Description: Manor House Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 January 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 282369

OS Grid Reference: TM4791197683
OS Grid Coordinates: 647911, 297683
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5206, 1.6529

Location: Herringfleet Road, Somerleyton, Suffolk NR32 5QS

Locality: Somerleyton, Ashby and Herringfleet
Local Authority: Waveney District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR32 5QS

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Listing Text

TM 49 NE
1/18 Manor House Farmhouse
Manor farmhouse, now 2 dwellings. Dated 1655 in floreated wrought iron
figures on the south gable; rear wing probably later C17 but altered in late
C18/early C19. Red brick, formerly colourwashed. Pantiled roof. 2 storeys
and attic. 3 windows, flush-frame sashes with glazing bars under segmental
arches. The first floor windows occupy substantially the original openings,
with a further original opening at this level now blocked. The ground floor
openings have been altered. Inset 6-panel raised and fielded entrance door
(the upper 2 glazed), panelled reveals, bracketed gabled hood. Brick dentil
eaves cornice. Matching shaped gables with 4 convex curves to each slope;
evidence for blocked windows. Rebuilt gable stacks and one later internal
stack. One-storey C19 range to left. The rear of the main range and the
later wing both have sawtooth eaves cornices.

Listing NGR: TM4791197683

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Source: English Heritage

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