History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Park Farmhouse

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

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5239 / 52°31'26"N

Longitude: 1.6889 / 1°41'19"E

OS Eastings: 650335

OS Northings: 298179

OS Grid: TM503981

Mapcode National: GBR YSC.MV5

Mapcode Global: VHM67.7T6J

Entry Name: Park Farmhouse

Listing Date: 27 November 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1352645

English Heritage Legacy ID: 282396

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

Find accommodation in
Flixton

Listing Text

SOMERLEYTON GREEN LANE
TM 59 NW
2/45 Park Farmhouse
27.11.54
GV II
Farmhouse. C16 or earlier main range; to the left a late C16/early C17 cross-
wing, altered in mid-late C18. The main range is of knapped flint with brick
admixture, the south front plastered; crowstepped brick gable end to right.
Red brick cross-wing, the rear gable plastered. Thatched roof. 1½ storey
main range, 2 storeys and attic to cross-wing. Small-paned casement windows;
2 dormers. Cross-passage entry: original moulded doorframe with 4-centre
arched head; plank door. Internal stack at junction with cross-wing and a
small gable stack to the right. The crowstepped gable has 2 3-light mullion
and transom windows of stone at first floor level. To the rear is evidence of
considerable alteration; there is a 3-light ovolo-moulded mullion and transom
window and one gabled dormer. The cross-wing has an unaltered range of 3
flush-frame sash windows under flat brick arches with raised keys. The hall,
now divided by later partitions, has a 3-bay ceiling, possibly inserted: roll-
moulding to floorbeams and cornice. The ends of the floorbeams are visible in
the rear wall. 2 good moulded doorframes. In the cross-wing a section of
turned balustrading from an early C17 staircase, together with a moulded newel
post.


Listing NGR: TM5033598179

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

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.