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Chestnut Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Barham, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1221 / 52°7'19"N

Longitude: 1.1371 / 1°8'13"E

OS Eastings: 614856

OS Northings: 251725

OS Grid: TM148517

Mapcode National: GBR TLX.SDG

Mapcode Global: VHLBD.NXJL

Entry Name: Chestnut Farmhouse

Listing Date: 9 December 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1033284

English Heritage Legacy ID: 279197

Location: Barham, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP6

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Barham

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Henley St Peter

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

BARHAM BARHAM GREEN
TM 15 SW
Chestnut Farmhouse
3/4
9.12.55
II
G.V.
Farmhouse, late C16. 3-cell plan; the parlour cell to left is of cross-wing
form. 2 storeys, with attics in the cross-wing. Timber-framed and plastered.
plaintiled roofs. A good original axial chimney of red brick, the 4 octagonal
flues have moulded bases and a square plinth. Mainly C20 casements, some with
leaded lights. Two 1st floor windows, of 3 and 4 lights, are original; they
have ovolo-moulded mullions and leaded glazing of diamond and hexagonal panes
with early crown glass - a rare survival. Other early windows have been
unblocked, and some glazed in C20. C20 Oak plank entrance door. Some ovolo-
moulded main beams; one in the parlour chamber has ogee mouldings. 2 original
open fireplaces. A section of C16 panelling in the hall may be part of a
cross-passage screen. Several moulded plank doors, and a little early C18
joinery. Clasped Purlin roof. N.B.L


Listing NGR: TM1485651725

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