History in Structure

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

Red House Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Andrew, Ilketshall, 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: 52.4121 / 52°24'43"N

Longitude: 1.507 / 1°30'25"E

OS Eastings: 638602

OS Northings: 285132

OS Grid: TM386851

Mapcode National: GBR XMW.PT3

Mapcode Global: VHM6Q.2MJQ

Plus Code: 9F43CG64+RQ

Entry Name: Red House Farmhouse

Listing Date: 27 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1183299

English Heritage Legacy ID: 282220

Location: St. Andrew, Ilketshall, East Suffolk, Suffolk, NR34

County: Suffolk

Civil Parish: St. Andrew, Ilketshall

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Ilketshall St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

Find accommodation in
Saint Lawrence


TM 38 NE
2/4 Red House Farmhouse
- II
Farmhouse. Early C16 and early C19; L-shaped plan. 1½-storey, timber-framed
rear range, encased in C19 red brick; 2-storey red brick front range; black
glazed pantiles. The brick of the front range is laid in Flemish Bond; plain
gables and 2 end chimney stacks. Timber dentil cornice. 3 window range: 3-
light mullion-and-transome style casements with segmental arched heads to
frames and surrounds; on the ground floor a 2-light window in the same style
replaces the central entrance door. The rear range has an internal chimney-
stack with a plain shaft of Tudor red brick, corbelled at the head; 2 gabled
and weatherboarded dormers with 2-light casement windows; the remainder 3-
light Edwardian casement windows in mullion-and-transome style; half-glazed
door under a C20 open gabled porch. 3-cell plan, with timbers exposed inside.
The 2 central bays to the right of the stack, have heavy joists set flat, with
chamfer and run-off stops, and a chamfered main beam with curved stops and
bar. The open fireplace has a plain lintel. An old panelled screen was
removed and destroyed during recent restoration. The end wall of the frame
has been cut away at its junction with the C19 front. Both the side walls
have been raised; on the south the roof is now higher than on the north.
Roof-structure concealed. The house appears to have been storied from the

Listing NGR: TM3860285132

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.