History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

High House

A Grade II Listed Building in Parham, Suffolk

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1987 / 52°11'55"N

Longitude: 1.3566 / 1°21'23"E

OS Eastings: 629482

OS Northings: 260923

OS Grid: TM294609

Mapcode National: GBR WP2.1ST

Mapcode Global: VHLB4.GZKT

Entry Name: High House

Listing Date: 25 October 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1030530

English Heritage Legacy ID: 285918

Location: Parham, Suffolk Coastal, Suffolk, IP13

County: Suffolk

District: Suffolk Coastal

Civil Parish: Parham

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Parham St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

Find accommodation in
Parham

Listing Text

TM 26 SE PARHAM FRAMLINGHAM
ROAD

3/146 High House
25.10.51

- II


Farmhouse. Rear wing C16 with C17 alterations, front (north)
wing probably mid C17; various later extensions. L shape plan.
Timber framed and plastered, the front wing with original
colourwashed brick gable end to left hand side; each wing has one
roof slope plaintiled and one slated. 2 storeys and attic. 3
window range, sashes with glazing bars in flush frames, doorway
with 6-panel raised and fielded door, pilasters, frieze and
pediment; to the right hand side is a late C18 colourwashed brick
extension set forward: one window range, tripartite sashes in
flush frames. Original brick parapet gable end to left hand side
with integral stack; 2 C18 leaded casements to rear. Rear wing
with 2 original mullion windows to south; the gable end has a
good C17 6-light mullion and transom window and 2 further
original mullion windows. A ground floor room of the rear wing
has C17 ornamental plasterwork with running vine motif comprising
2 ceiling panels (of 4) and parts of the frieze; front wing has
brick fireplace with 4-centre arch to first floor; much exposed
timbering resulting partly from C20 internal alterations; the
rear wing has the remains of a cross passage with blocked
external doorway and 2 triangular headed service doorways.


Listing NGR: TM2948260923

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.