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Street Farmhouse, Gislingham

Description: Street Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 279499

OS Grid Reference: TM0727171804
OS Grid Coordinates: 607271, 271804
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3052, 1.0388

Location: Mill Street, Gislingham, Suffolk IP23 8JT

Locality: Gislingham
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP23 8JT

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Listing Text

TM 0771
6/43 Street Farm House
- II

House. Mid and late C16 in 2 phases, earlier origins possible; part rebuilt
and altered in C20. Timber frame, plastered. Steeply pitched machine tiled
roofs. Main range is 4 bays with parlour to left, a 2 bay wing projects
forward from left of centre to form a T on plan. 2 storeys and attics. C20
entrance to right of projecting wing, C20 2 and 3-light glazing bar casements.
Boxed eaves, slightly lower on main range. Ridge stack with rebuilt capping
to left of centre serving parlour. Internal stack on left side of forward
wing. Interior: parlour and rooms in forward wing have stop chamfered binding
beams and joists, service end to right largely rebuilt, some early studding
with eaves level apparently raised, a reused post with a moulded head, arched
braces to cambered tie beams, parlour chamber has reverse cranked arched
bracing in close studded walls, roll and hollow moulded cross axial binding
beam pegged into chamfered principals, square set roll moulded joists. Queen
post roof over main range, cambered collars, longitudinal arched braces over
parlour, possible smoke bay to centre, rebuilt to right; forward wing has
cambered collars and halved principals clasping purlins with cranked

Listing NGR: TM0727171804

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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