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Denham Abotts, Denham

Description: Denham Abotts

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 September 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 283733

OS Grid Reference: TL7550561333
OS Grid Coordinates: 575505, 261333
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2222, 0.5680

Location: Barrow Road, Denham, Suffolk IP29 5EQ

Locality: Denham
Local Authority: St Edmundsbury Borough Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP29 5EQ

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Listing Text


In the entry for

Abbot's Farmhouse

The address shall be amended to read: BARROW ROAD

Denham Abbots



5/26 Abbot's Farmhouse

- II

House, mid-C16 with early C17 extension; early C19 remodelling. 2 storeys and
attic. C17 parlour cross-wing forms T-plan. Timber-framed, plaintile-hung.
Plaintile roof with axial C17 chimneys, main range chimney has C19 diagonally-
set square flues on square C17 base; parlour wing chimney similar but with
octagonal base. Early C19 casements and sash windows with small panes; lean-to
open plaintiled entrance porch with C20 glazed door. Cross-wing jettied at
first and second floor on west side with ogee-moulded fascia-bressummers on
knee-braces. C16 main range has heavy but unmoulded timber-framing, probably
with cross-passage entry at north end; 2 storeys; roof rebuilt using rafters,
some sooted, from a mediaeval coupled-rafter roof. Parlour-wing C.1600 on 2
storeys with attics; ovolo-moulded bridging joists and wind braced clasped-
purlin roof.

Listing NGR: TL7583262649

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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