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Poplars Farmhouse, Brettenham

Description: Poplars Farmhouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 23 January 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 276334

OS Grid Reference: TL9527052710
OS Grid Coordinates: 595270, 252710
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1382, 0.8520

Location: Brettenham, Suffolk IP7 7PA

Locality: Brettenham
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP7 7PA

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Listing Text

Poplars Farmhouse
(formerly listed as
The Popples) )
TL 95 SE 33/187 23.1.58
A fine C15, and later, timber-framed building with exposed timber-framing
and plaster infill. Restored. Roof thatched, with a modern ridge chimney
stack and end stack. Two storeys and attics. The upper storey is jettied
on the whole of the west front on exposed joists and a fine carved bressumer
and curved brackets. The upper storey is also jettied at the south end.
There is an extension (unjettied) at the north end also with exposed
timber-framing. There are a number of original windows (restored) some
blocked at the north end. The windows generally are modern mullioned
and transomed metal casements with leaded lights. There is a moat on
the west and south sides.

Listing NGR: TL9742954133

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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