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Town Farmhouse, Wyverstone

Description: Town Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 279578

OS Grid Reference: TM0338166969
OS Grid Coordinates: 603381, 266969
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2633, 0.9789

Location: Wyverstone, Suffolk IP14 4SD

Locality: Wyverstone
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP14 4SD

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Listing Text


4/122 Town Farm House
- II

House. Early to mid C17, altered C20. Timber frame, roughcast. Half hipped
thatched roof. Small 4-bay 3-cell cross passage plan. 1 storey and attic.
Ground floor: entrance in cross passage position to left of centre with a C20
studded door, open thatched porch, to left a 3-light metal casement, to centre
and right glazing bar casements, all C20; a central eyebrow thatched dormer
with dual 3-light glazing bar casements. Rendered axial ridge stack towards
right end betwen hall and small parlour. Right end pantiled lean-to addition
with French windows, attic light above. To rear a door in cross passage
position, a 1 storey thatched backhouse behind service bay. Interior: hall
has a stop chamfered cross axial binding beam on jowled storey posts, tension
brace in rear wall. First floor open truss over hall has no tie beam but
downward cranked braces from jowled posts to binding beam below, tie beam to
left bisected by original doorway, butt purlin roof with collars.

Listing NGR: TM0338166969

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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