HIGH HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1032533

Date first listed: 14-Apr-1988

Statutory Address: HIGH HOUSE, HOXNE ROAD

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: HIGH HOUSE, HOXNE ROAD

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk (District Authority)

Parish: Denham

National Grid Reference: TM 19442 74285

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History

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Details

DENHAM HOXNE ROAD TM 17 SE 4/34 High House II Former farmhouse. C16, in 2 phases. Later single-storey kitchen wing to rear. Timber framed and plastered under a thatched roof. 2 storeys. 2-cell, lobby entry form. Casement windows: ground floor has 2 C20 3-light windows; first floor has 2 2-light windows and a small C16 window with cavetto mullions. Gabled porch, plastered and thatched, with late C19 4-panel door. Internal stack, the shaft with a moulded base. The right gable overhangs. Fine interior with much good quality work. Ground floor room to left had complete close studding, much still visible. No middle rail. The bridging beam has 2 cavetto moulds and run-out stops; this beam is supported by solid curved braces which rise from buttress-shafts on the wall posts, both the braces and shafts with one cavetto moulding. The end cornices of the room are similarly moulded. Heavy and closely-spaced chamfered joists with run-out stops. Good 4-centre arched moulded lintol over fireplace, the mouldings turned down at the ends. Chamber above has reverse-curved braces and blocked original windows. Queen-post roof. Right hand ground floor room has an axial bridging beam with recessed soffit and a single cavetto mould; this moulding is continued onto the end cornices. Joists also cavetto-moulded, with run-out stops. Much close studding. First floor chamber has intact studding and an original gable end window with large cavetto mullions. Roof over this cell not examined.

Listing NGR: TM1944274285

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 280975

Legacy System: LBS

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