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Fairfield House East, Fairfield House South, Brook Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Saxmundham, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.218 / 52°13'4"N

Longitude: 1.489 / 1°29'20"E

OS Eastings: 638421

OS Northings: 263488

OS Grid: TM384634

Mapcode National: GBR XQ5.Z4P

Mapcode Global: VHM7N.RJJ2

Plus Code: 9F436F9Q+5H

Entry Name: Fairfield House East, Fairfield House South, Brook Farmhouse

Listing Date: 6 September 1974

Last Amended: 25 September 1996

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1268185

English Heritage Legacy ID: 462130

Location: Saxmundham, East Suffolk, Suffolk, IP17

County: Suffolk

Civil Parish: Saxmundham

Built-Up Area: Saxmundham

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Saxmundham St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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841-1/3/7 (North side)
06/09/74 Fairfield House East, Fairfield
House South, Brook Farmhouse
(Formerly Listed as:
(North side)
Fairfield House (or Fairfield
South), Brook Farmhouse, East View)


Mansion, now 3 dwellings. 1828, subdivided c1973. Gault brick
with hipped slate roofs and several brick stacks.
EXTERIOR: 2-storey 3-bay entrance front with 2-storey 5-bay
wing to left. Full-height pedimented porch projecting at
centre of entrance front having paired pilasters on each
floor, the inner pilaster on upper floor fluted, a half-glazed
door and 6/6 horned sash on first floor. Flanking bays have
one sash on each floor set within stuccoed architraves and
with various combinations of glazing bars.
Wing to left has central doorway and 6/6 horned sashes to
ground floor, 3/6 horned sashes to first floor, all windows
with hoods.
Right return: 2 storeys, 3 bays, centre bay gabled and
projecting. On ground floor projecting bay has bay window to
ground floor and tripartite sash above. Bay to right has
hipped roofed conservatory on ground floor; otherwise flanking
bays have one horned 6/6 sash to each floor.
INTERIOR: cantilevered staircase with stick balusters, the
balusters with rolled corners. Apsed upper landing under a
circular lantern.

Listing NGR: TM3842163488

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