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Greenwoods Farmhouse, Mickfield

Description: Greenwoods Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 279405

OS Grid Reference: TM1461162954
OS Grid Coordinates: 614611, 262954
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2230, 1.1407

Location: Mickfield, Suffolk IP14 5LL

Locality: Mickfield
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP14 5LL

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Listing Text

TM 16 SW
2/154 Greenwoods Farmhouse

Farmhouse, early C17 with mid C19 alterations. 2 storeys. Timber-framed and
plastered. Plaintiled roof with original rear external chimneys of red brick:
a large parlour chimney has moulded offsets and a moulded oblong shaft
comprising two flues. A similar hall chimney has a single flue. Mid C19
sashes with large panes, also some small-pane casements. C19 entrance doorway
at gable end with 4-panelled door and panelled architrave; associated with it
is a mid C19 brick parlour block, added in double-pile fashion to the earlier
parlour cell. Some good unmoulded framing of c.1600 exposed internally;
close-studding and a fragment of wind-braced clasped-purlin roof (mainly
rebuilt C20). A number of original moulded plank doors. An unusually
elongated example of a C17 farmhouse, with an additional service cell at the
right-hand end.

Listing NGR: TM1461162954

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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