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The Old Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Somerleyton, Ashby and Herringfleet, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5187 / 52°31'7"N

Longitude: 1.6609 / 1°39'39"E

OS Eastings: 648468

OS Northings: 297496

OS Grid: TM484974

Mapcode National: GBR YSM.0RG

Mapcode Global: VHM66.QYXL

Entry Name: The Old Farmhouse

Listing Date: 29 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197949

English Heritage Legacy ID: 282384

Location: Somerleyton, Ashby and Herringfleet, Waveney, Suffolk, NR32

County: Suffolk

District: Waveney

Civil Parish: Somerleyton, Ashby and Herring

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Somerleyton St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

SOMERLEYTON THE GREEN
TM 49 NE
4/33 The Old Farmhouse
GV II
Former farmhouse. C18 core, considerably altered c.1850 by John Thomas when
it was converted into a pair of estate cottages. Converted back to one
dwelling mid C20. Whitewashed brick with a roof of glazed pantiles.
Picturesque style. 1½ storeys. 3 windows, 2-light casements with leaded
lattice panes; segmental arches. The upper windows are gabled half-dormers.
The gable windows facing the green are mid C20 insertions in matching style.
Asymmetrical doorway with gabled timber porch and mid C20 door. Wavy
bargeboards to main gables. Internal stack with a group of 5 tall square
flues. The only older house to be incorporated in the model village of estate
workers' cottages built around the green for Sir Morton Peto to the designs of
Thomas.


Listing NGR: TM4846897496

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