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Little Causeway Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Hitcham, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.1293 / 52°7'45"N

Longitude: 0.9023 / 0°54'8"E

OS Eastings: 598752

OS Northings: 251863

OS Grid: TL987518

Mapcode National: GBR SK8.DZ2

Mapcode Global: VHKDT.LRC1

Entry Name: Little Causeway Farmhouse

Listing Date: 24 April 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1037019

English Heritage Legacy ID: 277189

Location: Hitcham, Babergh, Suffolk, IP7

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

Civil Parish: Hitcham

Built-Up Area: Hitcham

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Hitcham All Saints

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added:

B 115
TL 9851 48/413 Little Causeway Farmhouse
Farmhouse, now house. C15, remodelled in C17; divided into two
dwellings and extended to right in mid C18. Render over timber
frame and brick; gabled plain old tile roof with pantiles to
rear; brick ridge stacks, finished in C19 brick. C15 open-hall
plan, with 2-bay hall to left of probable floored chamber in bays
to right, which was incorporated within the mid C18 extension(
forming of a 2-unit house with a central lobby entrance. One
storey and attic; 3-window range. Blocked door to lobby
entrance on right; mid C20 lean-to porch at angle with mid C20
garage extension to left. Mid C20 two and 3-light casements,
including two gabled dormers. Mid C20 casements and dormers to
rear. Interior: C15 three-bay roof with smoke-blackened
rafters: Former open-hall to left of 2 bays, with chamfered wall
posts, arch braces and tie beams to crown-post truss with 4-way
bracing to collar and collar purlin; C15 smoke-blackened
partition dividing hall from bay to right, which probably formed
a storeyed chamber end. Hall remodelled in C17 by insertion of
chimney stack and first floor with chamfered bressumer over open
fireplace and stop-chamfered bean6and joists in room to right and
reset late C15 moulded joists and arched doorway in room to left;
bay to right end of C15 house has mid C18 softwood beam and joists
to ground floor room.

Listing NGR: TL9875251863

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

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