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Church Farmhouse, Stonham Earl

Description: Church Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 December 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 279349

OS Grid Reference: TM1072358836
OS Grid Coordinates: 610723, 258836
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1875, 1.0813

Location: A1120, Stonham Earl, Suffolk IP14 5EE

Locality: Stonham Earl
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP14 5EE

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Listing Text

TM 15 NW
5/100 Church Farmhouse
- II

Former farmhouse. Early C17 and early C18, altered mid C20. 3-cell plan. 2
storeys. Timber-framed and plastered. Plaintiled roof with axial C17 chimney
of red brick with sawtooth shaft; pierced crested ridge tiles, and carved
C19 bargeboards to the parlour-block gable to right. Small-pane sashes and
casements, mainly renewed in C20. Glazed entrance door in a long pantiled
lean-to extension. The prominent parlour block has typical early C17 framing
with on-edge floor joists and close-studding (many studs are broad and
reused), and 3 open fireplaces; that serving the hall reuses for a lintel a
roll-moulded C16 beam carved with a trailing vine motif, punctuated with
bunches of grapes. The lower hall range was totally rebuilt in C18, and has
fully-exposed primary-braced studding.

Listing NGR: TM1072358836

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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