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Doves Farmhouse, Stonham Aspal

Description: Doves Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 279430

OS Grid Reference: TM1367160442
OS Grid Coordinates: 613671, 260442
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2008, 1.1253

Locality: Stonham Aspal
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP14 6DA

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Listing Text

TM 16 SW
2/179 Doves Farmhouse
- II

Former farmhouse. Probable mediaeval core, with major alterations of c.1600
(plaster date 160- above initials R.C. over entrance). Restored c.1980. 2
storeys, the parlour block with attics. 3-cell cross-passage entrance plan;
the parlour cell added c.1600. Timber-framed and roughcast. Plaintiled
roofs; the parlour cell has a roof of cross-wing form, with an oversailing
gable tie-beam, moulded and with well carved diagonally set drop-finials at
either end having once had shallow arch-braces. 3-light mid C20 casements
with leaded lights; the parlour chamber has a pair of small original C17 4-
light mullioned windows. In the hall is a tall oak mullioned window of
c.1980, perhaps a restoration of an original open-hall window. Circa 1980 4-
centred arched doorway with boarded door, at cross-entry postition. Interior
not examined.

Listing NGR: TM1366760442

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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