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Grange Farmhouse, Otley

Description: Grange Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 August 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 286523

OS Grid Reference: TM2038155875
OS Grid Coordinates: 620381, 255875
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1571, 1.2204

Location: Otley, Suffolk IP6 9NS

Locality: Otley
Local Authority: Suffolk Coastal District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP6 9NS

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Listing Text

TM 25 NW
(East side)
Grange Farmhouse

Farmhouse. C16 or C17. Timber framed with colourwashed render and plain
tiled roof, originally thatched. L-shaped plan. Single storey with attic.
Entrance front: projecting wing at right with brick walling to the ground
floor with jowled wall posts at either side showing through the
colourwashed render and having been replaced with bricks to their lower
body. Tripartite ground floor window having a central sash of 2x2 panes
with lateral lights of lx2 panes. To the left flank of this wing is a sash
window of 2x2 panes and a flat-roofed dormer window of 3 lights. The axial
wing, recessed and at left of this, has to the re-entrant angle between the
two, a canted C19 porch with a hipped roof which has a ½-glazed door with 2
lower raised and fielded panels and 4 upper glazed panesl with a central
lion's mask knocker. The ground floor of the axial range has a plank door
at left and to right a window of 5x3 panes and a 3-light first floor
casement. Ridge stack of 2 flues. Left hand side: attached C19 lean-to of
Flemish bond brick which forms a gableted extension. Right hand side:
lean-to outshut with a pantile roof, masking the lower body at left with 2
and 3-light windows. Recessed and at right is the end of the axial range
which has a ½-hipped roof. Four-light ground floor window and first floor
sash window of 3x2 panes. Rear: panels of pargetting below the eaves. The
walling at left partially rendered with a brick plinth and a 3-light
casement. The walling at right has a ground floor C19 plank door with 2
windows to its left of 3 lights and 4x2 panes. Pantile roof. At right of
this range is a gabled wing with corrugated iron cladding to the walls and
a 2-light first floor window.

Interior: chamfered ceiling beams and joists. Close studded walling to
ground and first floors and angle braces. One ground floor room has a
massive C16 ceiling beam with hollow chamfers. Winder staircase.

Listing NGR: TM2038155875

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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