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The Water House

A Grade II Listed Building in Thornham Magna, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2927 / 52°17'33"N

Longitude: 1.0856 / 1°5'8"E

OS Eastings: 610520

OS Northings: 270548

OS Grid: TM105705

Mapcode National: GBR TJW.C7X

Mapcode Global: VHL9L.RMSR

Entry Name: The Water House

Listing Date: 14 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1285130

English Heritage Legacy ID: 279544

Location: Thornham Magna, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP23

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Thornham Magna

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Thornham Magna St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


3/88 The Water House
- II

House, latterly 3 dwellings. C16 origins, largely rebuilt and extended mid to
late C17, altered C20. Timber frame, plastered. Thatched roof. Originally 3
bays and part open, extended by 3 bays at parlour end and 1 bay at service end
to form a 3 cell lobby entry plan. 2 storeys. 6 panelled door to left of
centre, C20 1,2 and 3-light casements. Rebuilt axial ridge stack between hall
and parlour to left of centre. Right or service end external stack tapering
to ridge. Gable end pentice boards, exposed plates and purlins. To rear a
C20 lean-to addition. Interior: traces of 5-light diamond mullioned windows,
inserted stop chamfered cross axial binding beam in hall, straight and curved
arched bracing in parlour with an ogee stop chamfered cross axial binding
beam, first floor reverse curved bracing, collars clasp purlins.

Listing NGR: TM1052070548

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