Description: The Chestnuts
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
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TM 26 SW EARL SOHAM LOW ROAD
8/50 The Chestnuts
25.10.51 listed as
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
Source: English Heritage
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