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Gothic Farmhouse, Heveningham

Description: Gothic Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 286087

OS Grid Reference: TM3357472689
OS Grid Coordinates: 633574, 272689
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3026, 1.4245

Location: Halesworth Road, Heveningham, Suffolk IP19 0EH

Locality: Heveningham
Local Authority: Suffolk Coastal District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP19 0EH

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Listing Text


5/68 Gothic Farmhouse
- II

Farmhouse. Mid C16, considerably altered in C18; the right hand wing and the
Gothick-style facade are early C19. Timber framed and plastered, with small
traces of the old plaster panels with ropework infilling; plaintiled roof. 2
storeys. A main range with 2 hipped-roofed wings set forward. One window to
the left hand (dairy) end of main range, one window to wings, 2 windows to
recessed centre: 3-light mullion and transom casements with pointed arches to
the lights and timber hoodmoulds; central doorway with 6-panel raised and
fielded door, blind rectangular fanlight with 3 blank arches and hoodmould
over. The right hand return front has 3 windows in similar style and a
doorway with glazed 6-panel door and fanlight with 2 pointed-arch lights. 2
mid C16 windows with moulded mullions have been exposed at the rear. Heavy
internal stack to main range and 2 other internal stacks. The left hand end
of the main range has good exposed framing: the former dairy has a roll-
moulded main beam and cornice, 2 arched doorways and an early C19 hinged
boarded shutter to the slatted front window; there are moulded beams over both
ground floor fireplaces at this end of the house.

Listing NGR: TM3357472689

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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