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Home Farmhouse, Cretingham

Description: Home Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 March 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 286456

OS Grid Reference: TM2235659136
OS Grid Coordinates: 622356, 259136
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1856, 1.2514

Location: Cretingham, Suffolk IP13 7DP

Locality: Cretingham
Local Authority: Suffolk Coastal District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP13 7DP

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Listing Text

TM 25 NW (East side)
16/3/66 Home Farmhouse
(formerly listed as
Yewtree Cottage)
- II

House, formerly farmhouse divided at one stage into 2 cottages. C16 or C17
with C18 addition. Timber framed with colourwashed render and a plain
tiled roof, originally thatched. Two storeys with attic. Four-cell plan,
one added in the C18. Entrance front: doorways at right and left of centre
between and at either side of which are 2-light C19 and C20 windows. To
the first floor are three 2-light C19 casements. The render shows the
remains of panels of pargetting with defaced initials W (P?). Right hand
gable end: 3-light C20 window to ground floor centre and at right of this
in the upper wall is a 5-light window with moulded mullions. To the first
floor is a 2-light C20 window. Jettied gable on brackets with a 4-light
casement, with renewed C20 bargeboards and bressumer. Left hand gable end:
blank walling to the ground floor. 2-light C20 first floor window and a 5-
light attic window with moulded mullions. Rear: a C20 outshut at left with
2 slit windows and at right of this 2 single-light and a 3-light window and
a 3-light C19 casement to the first floor.

Listing NGR: TM2235659136

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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