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Mitchells Farmhouse, Icklingham

Description: Mitchells Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 May 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 275784

OS Grid Reference: TL7783372224
OS Grid Coordinates: 577833, 272224
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3193, 0.6078

Location: Bury Road, Icklingham, Suffolk IP28 6PW

Locality: Icklingham
Local Authority: Forest Heath District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP28 6PW

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Listing Text


5/42 Mitchells Farmhouse
- (formerly listed as Mitchells
7/5/54 Farmhouse and Farm buildings)
- II

House. Formerly farmhouse. Early C16, extended early C17. 1 storey and
attics. Timber-framed and plastered. Thatched roof with gabled casement
dormers. C17 central and gable chimneys of red brick. Mainly C19 casements.
C19 6-panelled entrance door; another, boarded, with gabled C20 porch. At the
right hand end is an altered 2-bay open hall of early C16, with central arch-
braced cambered tie-beam and evidence for the unglazed hall windows. There
was no open hearth. A 1st floor was inserted mid C16; this was almost
entirely replaced C18 or C19, and the roof at this end was renewed in pine. A
long 2-cell extension was added early C17 to left, with lobby-entrance against
hall chimney. An end chimney to left has a typical parlour fireplace of C17

Listing NGR: TL7783372224

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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