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Elm Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in St. James, South Elmham, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.3768 / 52°22'36"N

Longitude: 1.4088 / 1°24'31"E

OS Eastings: 632113

OS Northings: 280889

OS Grid: TM321808

Mapcode National: GBR WLT.WJK

Mapcode Global: VHM6V.CJM8

Entry Name: Elm Farmhouse

Listing Date: 27 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1352648

English Heritage Legacy ID: 282314

Location: St. James, South Elmham, Waveney, Suffolk, IP19

County: Suffolk

District: Waveney

Civil Parish: St. James, South Elmham

Built-Up Area: St James South Elmham

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: South Elmham St James St James

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TM 38 SW

4/54 Elm Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse. Late C16/early C17. 2 storeys and attics. Timber-framed,
rendered on the south gable, the remainder encased in later C19 red brick,
laid in Flemish Bond; old plaintiles. 2 chimney-stacks, one of plain red
brick, set internally, the-other on the rear wall at the north end, with 2
attached square red brick shafts. 3 window range: large-paned sashes, with a
single vertical glazing-bar to lights, set in shallow reveals; flat gauged
brick arches on the ground floor. Plank entrance door, below a similar gauged
arch, set into a 2-storey canted porch with a small 3-sided roof; a sash
window in each of the side walls flanking the door, and 3 similar windows on
the floor above. 3-cell lobby-entrance form, with only main components
uncovered in most of the interior. To the right of the entry, the ground
floor room has chamfered main beams and joists with scroll stops; in the room
above, the cross-beams of the ceiling are ovolo-moulded. The upper ceilings
are original. Roof in 7 bays of irregular width: one row of clasped, and one
of unstepped butt purlins, the latter with pared-off ends; arched windbraces.
A small C18 wing at rear: single storey, rendered and pantiled.

Listing NGR: TM3211380889

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