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Poplar Farmhouse, Ashbocking

Description: Poplar Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 279620

OS Grid Reference: TM1785455443
OS Grid Coordinates: 617854, 255443
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1543, 1.1832

Location: Ashbocking, Suffolk IP14 6ES

Locality: Ashbocking
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP14 6ES

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Listing Text

TM 15 NE
4/1 Poplar Farmhouse
Farmhouse, formerly manor house. Late C16. 2 storeys and attics. 3-cell
plan with 2 original crosswings. Timber-framed and pebble-dashed. Plaintiled
roofs with a C19 axial chimney with 3 diagonally-set square shafts of red
brick; a C18 external chimney to left-hand cross-wing. Mid C19 3-light small-
pane casements, some having transomes. C19 glazed panelled entrance door with
open gabled plaintiled porch on posts. Chamfered floor-joists and some main
framing members exposed. The parlour wing to right has had its 1st floor
structure removed in C18/C19 to provide tall reception rooms; this range has
an original queenpost roof (other roofs have 2 tiers of butt purlins).

Listing NGR: TM1785455443

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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