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The Homestead, Great Barton

Description: The Homestead

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 284427

OS Grid Reference: TL8887867761
OS Grid Coordinates: 588878, 267761
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2755, 0.7671

Locality: Great Barton
Local Authority: St Edmundsbury Borough Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP31 2RX

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Listing Text


1/6 The Homestead

- II

House. Mid C17. One-and-a-half storeys; 3-cell lobby-entrance form. Timber-
framed, with timbers exposed on the front; red brick with blue headers up to
tie-beam level on the south gable; plaintiled roof; fluted and pierced
bargeboards with drop finials to the gables; a single-storey lean-to addition
along the whole of the back wall. An internal chimney-stack with a tall plain
red brick shaft. C20 3-light casement windows; 3 gabled dormers with
bargeboards and finials matching those on the main roof. Entrance door with a
small open C20 porch. The frame has a high middle rail, and small arched
braces at the corners; some plain timbering exposed inside. The internal
chimney-stack has 2 back-to-back hearths, on the north side with a timber
lintel, on the south with a smaller brick arched opening.

Listing NGR: TL8887867761

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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