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Description: Sudbourne Farmhouse
Date Listed: 14 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 279583
OS Grid Reference: TM0324767409
OS Grid Coordinates: 603247, 267409
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2673, 0.9772
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WYVERSTONE MILL ROAD (NORTH SIDE)
TM 06 NW
4/127 Sudbourne Farm House
Farmhouse. Early C17, part cased, part reroofed and altered in C19. Timber
frame, front cased in brick, whitewashed and rendered. Steeply pitched
plaintiled roof. 3 cell lobby entry plan with a 3 bay kitchen/dairy wing
attached to rear left to form an L on plan. 1 storey and attic. Entrance to
right of centre, a recessed half glazed C19 door, recessed 3-light casements,
to left of centre a 3-light gabled dormer. Axial on ridge to right of centre
between hall and parlour is tall original stack. Gable end exposed plates,
halved principals and cambered collars clasping purlins, an entrance in left
end with pentice boards. To rear a slate roofed lean-to from service bay.
Attached at rear left corner is kitchen/dairy wing with gable front, a boarded
door, exposed C17 plate, shallow pitched C19 roof. Left return 3-light leaded
casement in slightly narrower dairy bay to rear. Rear end louvred opening,
2-light casement and exposed C17 plates. Inner return 3-light casement and a
stable door. Interior: frame largely concealed, stop chamfered axial binding
beams and storey posts, close studding, newel staircase in front of stack.
First floor stop chamfered wallplates, raised tie beam between hall and
parlour chambers. Service wing has base of a stack, arched braces in original
Listing NGR: TM0324767409
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Source: English Heritage
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