Corner House

Date:
7 Aug 2002
Location:
Corner House, Clay Street, Thornham Magna, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP23 8LL
Reference:
IOE01/07523/15
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

THORNHAM MAGNA CLAY STREET (SOUTH SIDE) TM 17 SW 3/68 Corner House - - II

House, latterly 2 dwellings. Late C15 or early C16, stack and parlour added late C16, floor inserted C17, altered and extended C19. Timber frame, plastered. Thatched roof. Brick and pantiled addition. Originally a small 2 bay open hall, no traces of storeyed bays. Parlour and stack addition to left with a subsequent lobby entrance. Altered in C17 with screens passage, service rooms and hall all in 2 early bays. All 1 storey and attic. Lobby entrance replaced by a small glazing bar casement, flanking 3-light glazing bar casements, that to left part opening, hoodboards, a 3-light gabled dormer over former hall. Rebuilt ridge stack to left of centre. Left end 2 and 3- light casements, exposed plates and purlins, pentice boards. Right end 2 lights in attic, exposed plates, pentice boards. To rear right a tiled gabled porch with a boarded door in C17 screens passage position. To rear left a short C19 brick addition. Interior: hall has some original studding exposed, inserted ogee stop chamfered axial binding beam, jowled posts to a reused cambered tie beam with lap joints on open truss, probable crown post is concealed, one wall plate has a lower hollow moulding with Tudor Rose carving, part repaired. Parlour has close studding, base cruck blades to a raised tie beam in open truss, side purlin roof.

Listing NGR: TM1024370636

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE\Erbes_Edward IOE Records for Erbes, Edwards; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

Copyright IoE Mr Edward Erbes. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Erbes, Edward

Rights Holder: Erbes, Edward

Keywords

Brick, Pantile, Thatch, Tile, Timber, Medieval House, Tudor Monument <By Form>, Domestic, Dwelling, Timber Framed House, Timber Framed Building, Open Hall House, Hall House