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The Cherries

A Grade II Listed Building in Witnesham, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.1055 / 52°6'19"N

Longitude: 1.187 / 1°11'13"E

OS Eastings: 618350

OS Northings: 250028

OS Grid: TM183500

Mapcode National: GBR VNH.T3N

Mapcode Global: VHLBM.JBCS

Entry Name: The Cherries

Listing Date: 25 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1030524

English Heritage Legacy ID: 286011

Location: Witnesham, Suffolk Coastal, Suffolk, IP6

County: Suffolk

District: Suffolk Coastal

Civil Parish: Witnesham

Built-Up Area: Witnesham

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Witnesham St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


1/49 The Cherries

- II

Farmhouse, C15 with alterations of C17 and, C19. A formerly-open hall house,
probably originally of 2 cells. 2 storeys. Timber-framed and rough-cast.
Pantiled roof with internal chimney of red brick. Early C20 casements and
half-glazed panelled entrance doors. The original crown-post roof over the
hall survives with moderate smoke encrustation; a central open truss has a
cross-quadrate crownpost with 4 solid braces. The hipped left-hand end is now
encased in the later gabled roof. Large central chimney and lst floor
inserted into open hall C16 or C17. A little timber-framing is exposed
internally. An outshut was added to rear in C19. Formerly known as Street
Farmhouse, this house probably included the adjacent Mill House (Item 1/50)
until C19.

Listing NGR: TM1835050028

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

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