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The Cherries, Witnesham

Description: The Cherries

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 286011

OS Grid Reference: TM1835050028
OS Grid Coordinates: 618350, 250028
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1055, 1.1870

Location: B1077, Witnesham, Suffolk IP6 9HG

Locality: Witnesham
Local Authority: Suffolk Coastal District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP6 9HG

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Listing Text


1/49 The Cherries

- II

Farmhouse, C15 with alterations of C17 and, C19. A formerly-open hall house,
probably originally of 2 cells. 2 storeys. Timber-framed and rough-cast.
Pantiled roof with internal chimney of red brick. Early C20 casements and
half-glazed panelled entrance doors. The original crown-post roof over the
hall survives with moderate smoke encrustation; a central open truss has a
cross-quadrate crownpost with 4 solid braces. The hipped left-hand end is now
encased in the later gabled roof. Large central chimney and lst floor
inserted into open hall C16 or C17. A little timber-framing is exposed
internally. An outshut was added to rear in C19. Formerly known as Street
Farmhouse, this house probably included the adjacent Mill House (Item 1/50)
until C19.

Listing NGR: TM1835050028

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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