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Blackthorpe Farmhouse, Rushbrooke with Rougham

Description: Blackthorpe Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 284456

OS Grid Reference: TL9027663216
OS Grid Coordinates: 590276, 263216
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2342, 0.7850

Location: Mouse Lane, Rushbrooke, Suffolk IP30 9JG

Locality: Rushbrooke with Rougham
Local Authority: St Edmundsbury Borough Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP30 9JG

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Listing Text


5/35 Blackthorpe Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse. T-shaped form: a C17 2-storey timber-framed range aligned east-
west, encased in colour-washed C19 brick, and a late C18 range aligned north-
south, with 2 storeys and attics, colour-washed brick to the ground storey,
rubble flint to the side wall, timber-framed and rendered upper storey. Both
ranges have C20 plaintiles. The principal front, facing east, is now the
garden front, with the former central entrance door inside a large semi-
circular Edwardian conservatory with conical plaintiled roof. A small-paned
sash window in flush frame to each side of the conservatory, and 4 similar
windows to the first storey; one dormer, with lead-covered segmental-arched
roof and cheeks. Small-paned sash windows in cased frames with arched heads
to frames and surrounds, in the older range; C20 gable entrance. Along the
south side, a single-storey C18 lean-to with square-leaded casement windows.

Listing NGR: TL9027663216

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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