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Whitehouse Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Combs, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.1563 / 52°9'22"N

Longitude: 0.9869 / 0°59'12"E

OS Eastings: 604417

OS Northings: 255094

OS Grid: TM044550

Mapcode National: GBR SJZ.Y1B

Mapcode Global: VHKDW.222B

Entry Name: Whitehouse Farmhouse

Listing Date: 22 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1033009

English Heritage Legacy ID: 279860

Location: Combs, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP14

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Combs

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Combs St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TM 05 NW

2/85 Whitehouse Farmhouse
- II

Farmhouse, mid C17 with a mid C16 wing to rear. The front range remodelled
1894 as on date plaque in gable. 2 storeys, the front range with attics.
Timber-framed, the front range encased 1894 in gault brick, the wing
plastered. Plaintiled roofs with C19 crested ridge tiles; a good mid C17
chimney of red brick with burnt headers and panelled shafts. Large-pane
sashes of 1894. Gabled plaintiled entrance porch with late C20 panelled
entrance door. The rear range is of 2 bays with heavy unchamfered floor
joists and clasped purlin roof; the open truss has a pair of cruck-like knees
up to a collar-beam, which is probably a C17 alterations. The front range has
a roof constructed mainly of rafters from a large medieval hall, smoke-
encrusted and with assembly marks of early C14 type.

Listing NGR: TM0441755094

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