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Redhouse Farmhouse, Charsfield

Description: Redhouse Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 August 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 286425

OS Grid Reference: TM2438956751
OS Grid Coordinates: 624389, 256751
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1634, 1.2795

Location: Chimer's Lane, Charsfield, Suffolk IP13 7QE

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

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Listing Text

TM 25 NW
(West End)
4/11 Redhouse Farmhouse
Farmhouse. C17 with C19 additions and alterations. Timber framed with
pebbledash render and brick with pebbledash render and a plain tile roof,
originally thatched to the C17 portion. Two storey and attic. Entrance
front: projecting late C19 wing at right with double gable. Six panel
ground floor door to the left hand panel and a 3-light window to left of it
and to the first floor. The right hand gable has 4-light casements to the
ground and first floors and a 2-light attic window. Recessed at left of
this is the C17 portion which has C19 fenestration. Four-light casements
at right and left. To the first floor are a 3-light casement at right and
a projecting gabled C19 bathroom addition at left with a 2-light window.
Further 2-light casement to far left. Right hand side of the house: two 4-
light casements to ground and first floors. Rear: (perhaps originally
entrance front) C19 and C20 fenestration. Porch-wing at right of centre
with ½-glazed door with a 2-light first floor window. To left of this are
two 4-light casements and to far left a pair of French windows within a
gabled open porch. To the first floor are two 4-light and one 3-light
casements and a single-light window. To the attic are two gabled dormers.
to the gable at left a 2-light window. C19 addition at right with a C20
metal-framed casement. Chimney stack to ridge at left with rectangular
base and sawtooth flues above and oversailing top courses. Similar C19
stack at right.
Interior: ovolo-moulded crossed ceiling beams to the ground floor and first
floor room of the cross-wing with chamfered beams to the other rooms.
Close studding to the walls and jowled wall posts previously supporting
arched braces.

Listing NGR: TM2438956753

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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