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Moat Farmhouse, Dalham

Description: Moat Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 June 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 275576

OS Grid Reference: TL7471660581
OS Grid Coordinates: 574716, 260581
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2157, 0.5560

Location: Dunstall Green Road, Dalham, Suffolk CB8 8TZ

Locality: Dalham
Local Authority: Forest Heath District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: CB8 8TZ

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Listing Text


6/16 Moat Farmhouse


House. C15, with alterations of late C17 (T.1688 S., carved on
fireplace lintel). 3-cell open hall house, one-and-a-half
storeys and attics. Timber-framed and rendered, weatherboarding
to gable. Pantiled roof with monopitch casement dormers and
axial chimney of red brick with two C20 square diagonally-set
flues on a rendered base. C20 casements with leaded lights.
Blocked lobby entrance doorway with canopy on brackets. The two-
bay open hall has a central truss with strongly cambered arch-
braced tie-beam. A diamond mullioned window at the right-hand
end under the formerly-hipped roof. At the left-hand end
irregular unchamfered lodged floorjoists and formerly half-hipped
gable, possibly the parlour end. The 2-flue chimney probably
inserted c.1688 (date carved on lintel of parlour fireplace), and
at same time 1st floor inserted into open hall.

Listing NGR: TL7471660581

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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