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Home Farmhouse, Dallinghoo

Description: Home Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 August 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 286475

OS Grid Reference: TM2740255490
OS Grid Coordinates: 627402, 255490
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1508, 1.3226

Location: Dallinghoo, Suffolk IP13 0JR

Locality: Dallinghoo
Local Authority: Suffolk Coastal District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP13 0JR

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Listing Text

TM 25 NE
(North Side)
- Home Farmhouse

House, formerly farmhouse. C16 and C17. Timber framed with colourwashed
render and a plaintile roof, originally thatched. Two storeys and single-
storey with attic. Road front: covered in stucco grooved in imitation of
ashlar. The earlier portion is at right with a projecting gabled wing at
right and a portion at left and on-line with this with a roof pitched at
less height of 1 1/2 storeys. The right hand 2-storey portion has a C19
three-light casement and a similar first floor and attic window. To left
of the wing is, at right, a 2-light C19 casement and at left a projecting
C20 gabled porch with a panelled C20 door, a triangular fanlight and shaped
bargeboards with a mace finial. To the first floor above this are two 3-
light C19 to C20 casements. The later portion at left of this has a 2-
light and a 3-light C19 casement and a raking dormer window to the first
floor of 3-lights at far right. The right hand portion has, at the ridge
of the gabled wing, a chimney stack of 2 flues with rectangular base with
moulded brick string course to its top. Two octagonal flues above this
with moulded tops. Cross-axial stack to the ridge at left of this of 2
flues and to the later portion which has a lower ridge at left is an axial
stack of 2 flues. The right hand side of the house is blank. Left hand
side: gable at right with a ½-glazed door at left and a 3-light first floor
window. At left of this is a 3-light and a single-light window and two
raking dormers to the attic, each of 2 lights. Rear: projecting wing at
right which has a blocked window at right of the ground floor and a C20
two-light window to the first floor. The left hand flank of this wing has
two 3-light windows and one 2-light C19 casement and a stable door at left
of centre. To the attic are two 3-light casements and a first floor
single-light window at right. The axial wing at left of this has a 2-light
ground floor C19 casement and a 2-light first floor window, the slightly
projecting gabled wing at left being blank.
Interior: the ground floor room to the C17 parlour wing has ovolo-moulded
central beam which has chamfered bar stops. Roll moulding to the centre of
the underside of the beam. Plain joists and indications that a plaster
ceiling was originally suspended from them. Close studding and chamfered
ceiling beams.

Listing NGR: TM2740255490

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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