The Water House
- 11 Jul 2002
- The Water House, Water Lane, Thornham Magna, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
THORNHAM MAGNA WATER LANE (SOUTH WEST TM 17 SW SIDE)
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
Copyright IoE Mr Edward Erbes. Source Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
Photographer: Erbes, Edward
Rights Holder: Erbes, Edward
Plaster, Thatch, Timber, Medieval House, Tudor Monument <By Form>, Elizabethan Domestic, Dwelling, Timber Framed House, Timber Framed Building