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The Northern House and the Southern House at Hall Farm, Fakenham Magna

Description: The Northern House and the Southern House at Hall Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 December 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 284039

OS Grid Reference: TL9104476696
OS Grid Coordinates: 591044, 276696
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3550, 0.8039

Location: A1088, Fakenham Magna, Suffolk IP24 2QX

Locality: Fakenham Magna
Local Authority: St Edmundsbury Borough Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP24 2QX

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Listing Text

In the entry:

2/62 Fakenham Hall

The address shall be amended to read:
The Northern House and
The Southern House at Hall Farm



2/62 Fakenham Hall

- II

Former farmhouse, now divided into 2 dwellings. Mid C19, older core to part.
2 storeys: L-shaped form. Red brick, with double Roman tiles and ornamental
cresting to ridge. Main range, aligned north-south, was added to an older
house circa 1850. String course and diaper-patterning to upper storey in blue
headers. 2 internal chimney-stacks: square shafts with corbelled heads set
diamond-wise on rectangular bases. Cross windows, and one 3-light mullion-and- -
transome window to each storey, all with rectangular hood moulds. The east-
west cross wing at the south end has a timber-framed core encased in brick:
west gable end is bricked up to eaves' level, rendered above. An irregular
arrangement of late C20 replacement windows. Range of small-paned sash windows
to return front. The former main entry, in the angle between the 2 ranges,
now serving only the northern house, has a 3-sided, single-storey porch, with a
flat roof and crenellated parapet.

Listing NGR: TL9104476696

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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