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Hambleden

A Grade II Listed Building in Barnham, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.3794 / 52°22'45"N

Longitude: 0.745 / 0°44'42"E

OS Eastings: 586932

OS Northings: 279256

OS Grid: TL869792

Mapcode National: GBR RDM.WQ2

Mapcode Global: VHKCK.VGQ8

Entry Name: Hambleden

Listing Date: 12 April 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1031277

English Heritage Legacy ID: 284126

Location: Barnham, St. Edmundsbury, Suffolk, IP24

County: Suffolk

District: St. Edmundsbury

Civil Parish: Barnham

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Barnham St Gregory

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TL 87 NE BARNHAM BLACKSMITH LANE

4/5 Hambleden
-
- II

House, formerly a pair of cottages. Late C16 and mid C17, with
mid C20 extensions. Timber-framed and rendered: half hipped
thatched roof with decorated ridge. Internal chimney-stack with
rebuilt shaft. Mid C20 casement windows throughout: 4 eyebrow
dormers. To the south of the chimney-stack is the oldest part of
the house: 3 bays of plain C16 framing, including the original
roof-timbers: clasped purlins, principal rafters and curved
windbraces from principals to purlins. In the upper part of the
south gable are 2 complete 5-light mullioned windows, the
mullions probably originally of diamond form, but modified for
later glazing. In the spaces betweeen these 2 windows is a C20
casement window. To the north of the chimney-stack, the ground
storey room has a main beam with scroll-stops. The basic house
was probably a 2-cell end-chimney type, extended into a 3-cell
building in the C17: by the C19 it had become 2 cottages, divided
by the chimney-stack, and was restored back to one house from a
semi-ruinous condition.


Listing NGR: TL8693279256

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

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