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Park Farmhouse, Charsfield

Description: Park Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 March 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 286420

OS Grid Reference: TM2409255985
OS Grid Coordinates: 624092, 255985
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1566, 1.2746

Location: Hall Road, Charsfield, Suffolk IP13 7PW

Locality: Charsfield
Local Authority: Suffolk Coastal District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP13 7PW

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Listing Text

TM 25 NW
(South Side)
4/6 Park Farmhouse
- II

House. C16 with C17 addition. Timber framed with colourwashed render and
plain tile roof, originally thatched. Two storeys with attic. T-shaped
plan. Entrance front: on the C17 cross-stroke of the T. Refaced in the
early C19. Ground floor porch at left of centre with ½-glazed door which
originally had a shallow-pitched roof which has now been reduced. Two sash
windows to right of this of 3 x 4 panes and a similar window at left. Two
lateral similar first floor windows and a central arched window above the
porch. C17 chimney stack to the centre of the ridge with square base and
central recessed panel and moulded top course with sawtooth sides to the
flues. Left hand side: stucco grooved in imitation of ashlar to this
front. Projecting wing at right which has, at ground and first floor
level, sashes of 3 x 4 panes. To the attic is a 3-light C19 casement. To
left of this is a ground floor door at left of centre with a 2-light and a
3-light window and to the first floor two 2-light casements. C16 window at
far left of 4 lights with diamond-section mullions. Right hand side: sash
windows of 3 x 4 panes to ground floor centre and first floor at right. To
ground floor at right of this is a 3-light window with diamond-section
mullions. To right of this in the angle between the C16 and C17 ranges are
two outshuts, one a lean-to and the other gabled. Rear: ground floor
outshuts at left and to right a projecting wing which has a 3-light
casement at ground floor level and a 2-light casement to first floor at
Interior: C17 range: 2-cell baffle-entry with winder staircase rising from
the entrance lobby. Ceiling beams to both ground floor rooms having ovolo-
moulded corners with bar and lamb's tongue end stops. Joists with runouts
to the room. Further ovolo-moulded beam to one first floor room with
runout end stop and close-studded walling with reversed bracing. Chamfered
ceiling beams to the rear wing.

Listing NGR: TM2409255985

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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