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Leiston House Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Leiston, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.211 / 52°12'39"N

Longitude: 1.553 / 1°33'10"E

OS Eastings: 642829

OS Northings: 262928

OS Grid: TM428629

Mapcode National: GBR XQG.9G1

Mapcode Global: VHM7P.VPVD

Entry Name: Leiston House Farmhouse

Listing Date: 13 March 1951

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1287646

English Heritage Legacy ID: 401766

Location: Leiston, Suffolk Coastal, Suffolk, IP16

County: Suffolk

District: Suffolk Coastal

Civil Parish: Leiston

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Leiston St Margaret

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TM 46 SW LEISTON-CUM-SIZEWELL SAXMUNDHAM ROAD

4/40 Leiston House Farmhouse

13.3.51

II*


Farmhouse. C17 timber frame core, completely encased in brick in C18 with
features of that period; plaintile roof. 2-storeys. 3 window range, 3-light
casements, flat arches. Assymetrical doorway with 6-panel door, architrave,
fluted Roman Doric pilasters, frieze with triglyphs and cornice. The centre
3 spaces between the triglyphs have roundels, the central one incorporating a
coat of arms. Modillion cornice; half-hipped roof. Fine ridge chimney with
square base, moulded brick plinth and grouped hexagonal stacks. Interior con-
tains a fully panelled Queen Anne period room and a good C17 oak staircase
with turned balusters.


Listing NGR: TM4282962928

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

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