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AMERICA FARMHOUSE

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: AMERICA FARMHOUSE

List entry Number: 1352171

Location

AMERICA FARMHOUSE, BILDESTON ROAD

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

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Combs

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 22-Jan-1988

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 279837

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

COMBS BILDESTON ROAD TM 05 NW

2/62 America Farmhouse - - II

Farmhouse, early C17 with crossing to right of c.1800. 2 storeys. 3-cell cross-passage entrance plan. Timber-framed and plastered. Plaintiled roofs; a C17 axial chimney of buff brick, the upper part rebuilt in C20 red brick. C19 casements at 1st storey, C20 small-pane casements at ground storey. Mid C19 glazed panelled entrance door with C20 gabled plaintiled porch. Unmoulded exposed C17 framing. The original cross-passage was moved to right in c.1800, thereby enlarging the hall and incorporating the former service cell. Unchamfered floor joists laid flat. Back-to-back lintelled open fireplaces to hall and parlour (the lintel in the hall is reused from a timber-framed chimney; and a binding beam with jewelled chamfer stop, and other timbers, are also reused from a C16 house). Clasped purlin roof.

Listing NGR: TM0246655334

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National Grid Reference: TM 02466 55334

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