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Church Farmhouse, Crowfield

Description: Church Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 279638

OS Grid Reference: TM1420558186
OS Grid Coordinates: 614205, 258186
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1803, 1.1317

Location: Crowfield, Suffolk IP6 9TH

Locality: Crowfield
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP6 9TH

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Listing Text

TM 15 NW
3/19 Church Farmhouse
Former farmhouse, c.1550-1570. 2 storeys and attics. 3-cell cross-passage
entrance plan. Timber-framed and plastered with C20 cable-pargetting in large
panels. Thatched roof with one eyebrow dormer. An axial C17 chimney of red
brick. Mainly C20 small-pane casements; a number of C16 diamond-mullioned
windows are exposed and glazed. Mid C20 gabled plaintiled entrance porch with
pair of framed and boarded doors. Unusually complete framing of above-average
quality although unmoulded: good close-studwork; chamfered floor joists in
hall and parlour, unchamfered in the service cell (which formerly was divided
by a stud partition). Good clasped-purlin roof with reduced principal rafters
and cranked windbraces. A large open fireplace in the hall has a lintel
reused from a timber-framed chimney, perhaps preceding the present one.

Listing NGR: TM1420558186

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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