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The Chestnuts, Earl Soham

Description: The Chestnuts

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 285822

OS Grid Reference: TM2287363098
OS Grid Coordinates: 622873, 263098
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2210, 1.2615

Location: Low Road, Earl Soham, Suffolk IP13 7RN

Locality: Earl Soham
Local Authority: Suffolk Coastal District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP13 7RN

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Listing Text


8/50 The Chestnuts
25.10.51 listed as

- II

Farmhouse. Late C16 with early C17 cross wing to west and later
additions in the angle of the 2 ranges. Timber framed and
plastered in panels, plaintiled roof except west slope of cross
wing which is pantiled. 2 storeys and attic. Various C18 and
C19 casement windows, some with square and diamond leaded glass;
east gable of main range has paired sash windows on the ground
floor, a carved tie beam and a good C18 attic window with diamond
leaded panes. Doorway in side wall of C19 addition: C19 half-
glazed door, panelled reveals, frieze and cornice. Main range
has internal stack with 3 hexagonal flues grouped in sawtooth
fashion; cross wing with gable end stack.

Listing NGR: TM2287363098

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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