History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Home Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Cretingham, Suffolk

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 52.1856 / 52°11'8"N

Longitude: 1.2513 / 1°15'4"E

OS Eastings: 622354

OS Northings: 259130

OS Grid: TM223591

Mapcode National: GBR VML.Z28

Mapcode Global: VHLB8.MBWD

Entry Name: Home Farmhouse

Listing Date: 16 March 1966

Last Amended: 15 August 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1030319

English Heritage Legacy ID: 286456

Location: Cretingham, Suffolk Coastal, Suffolk, IP13

County: Suffolk

District: Suffolk Coastal

Civil Parish: Cretingham

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Cretingham St Peter

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

Find accommodation in

Listing Text

TM 25 NW (East side)
16/3/66 Home Farmhouse
(formerly listed as
Yewtree Cottage)
- II

House, formerly farmhouse divided at one stage into 2 cottages. C16 or C17
with C18 addition. Timber framed with colourwashed render and a plain
tiled roof, originally thatched. Two storeys with attic. Four-cell plan,
one added in the C18. Entrance front: doorways at right and left of centre
between and at either side of which are 2-light C19 and C20 windows. To
the first floor are three 2-light C19 casements. The render shows the
remains of panels of pargetting with defaced initials W (P?). Right hand
gable end: 3-light C20 window to ground floor centre and at right of this
in the upper wall is a 5-light window with moulded mullions. To the first
floor is a 2-light C20 window. Jettied gable on brackets with a 4-light
casement, with renewed C20 bargeboards and bressumer. Left hand gable end:
blank walling to the ground floor. 2-light C20 first floor window and a 5-
light attic window with moulded mullions. Rear: a C20 outshut at left with
2 slit windows and at right of this 2 single-light and a 3-light window and
a 3-light C19 casement to the first floor.

Listing NGR: TM2235459130

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.