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Ivy Lodge Farmhouse, Gislingham

Description: Ivy Lodge Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 279519

OS Grid Reference: TM0682170947
OS Grid Coordinates: 606821, 270947
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2977, 1.0317

Location: Back Street, Gislingham, Suffolk IP23 8JH

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

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Listing Text

TM 07 SE
2/63 Ivy Lodge Farm House

Shown on OS Map as Back Street. Farmhouse. Early to mid C17, altered C20.
Timber frame, plastered. Steeply pitched pantiled roofs. 2 bays to front
with 3 bays at right angles to form an L on plan. 2 storeys and attics.
Parlour and stack bays to left have 2 and 3-light leaded casements, transomed
to parlour. Axial ridge stack to right of centre has fillets to front and
back, rebuilt capping. Projecting slightly to right is gable front of hall
and service bays; similar windows, coving to oversailing attic, bargeboards.
Right return has a half glazed door into hall, a stable door into kitchen to
rear, C20 casements and lean-to outshut. Internal axial ridge stack to
kitchen to rear, lean-to dairy replacing an earlier wing on rear gable end.
Parlour left gable end has brackets to exposed plate to oversailing attic. To
rear a C19 panelled door into parlour, catslide roof over a lean-to behind
stack bay with a half glazed door, inner return of lean-to has a panelled
door. Interior: frame largely concealed, some good studding with chamfered
mid-rails, stop chamfered binding beams, late C17 and C18 panelling in parlour
with an C18 cornice, newel staircase in front of stack. Butt purlin roof with
chamfered principals, arched windbraces.

Listing NGR: TM0682170947

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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