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Elms Farmhouse, Great Barton

Description: Elms Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 284441

OS Grid Reference: TL8933867228
OS Grid Coordinates: 589338, 267228
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2706, 0.7735

Location: A143, Great Barton, Suffolk IP31 2NP

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

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Listing Text


1/20 Elms Farmhouse

Farmhouse, now divided into 2; the south-western side is still associated with
the farm. C17. 2 storeys and attics; basic 3-cell plan. Timber-framed and
rendered, with plaintiled roof. An internal chimney-stack with a large
panelled shaft and heavy oversailing head corbelled out over a rectangular
panelled base; dentil decoration. 4 windows to ground and first storeys:
casements with transome, 3 of 3 lights, one of 2 lights. 3 gabled dormers
with plain barge-boards and small-paned casement windows. 2 matching doors
with flush panels,plain surrounds, and slightly curved pediments. Little
framing exposed inside. A fine dog-leg stair with turned balusters and
rounded finials, in an original small wing behind the chimney-stack, rises to
the first storey only.

Listing NGR: TL8933867228

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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