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Brickhouse Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Hitcham, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.1251 / 52°7'30"N

Longitude: 0.8915 / 0°53'29"E

OS Eastings: 598029

OS Northings: 251359

OS Grid: TL980513

Mapcode National: GBR SK7.Q6C

Mapcode Global: VHKDT.DVN9

Entry Name: Brickhouse Farmhouse

Listing Date: 23 January 1958

Last Amended: 10 July 1980

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1351470

English Heritage Legacy ID: 276521

Location: Hitcham, Babergh, Suffolk, IP7

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

Civil Parish: Hitcham

Built-Up Area: Hitcham

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Hitcham All Saints

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

Brickhouse Farmhouse
(formerly listed under
Hitcham Street)
TL 9851 48/373 23.1.58
A C17 timber-framed and plastered building erected over the remains of
a large C16 red brick building and incorporating parts of it. It is
said to have been originally part of a Priory house built by Catherine
of Aragon. A cross wing at the south-east end has a jettied upper storey.
Roof tiled. The south-east front has a C16 ground storey brick wall
with the remains of an octagonal pier at each-end and an entrance doorway
with small octagonal. piers. The interior has a room with exposed timber-framing
and another with a Tudor plaster ceiling with roses and fleur-de-lis.

Listing NGR: TL9802951359

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

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