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Cottage Farmhouse, Buxhall

Description: Cottage Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 December 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 279813

OS Grid Reference: TL9969257768
OS Grid Coordinates: 599692, 257768
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1820, 0.9195

Location: Mill Road, Buxhall, Suffolk IP14 3DW

Locality: Buxhall
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP14 3DW

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Listing Text

TM 05 NW

2/38 Cottage Farmhouse



Farmhouse, mid C16. 3-cell plan with lobby-entrance. One storey and attics.
Timber-framed and pebbledashed. Concrete plaintiled roof, once thatched; 3
C20 small-pane casement dormers with cusped bargeboards. An axial chimney of
red brick rebuilt in C19: 3 diagonally-set square flues on a sawtooth banded
base, a similar chimney at gable to left, and two others at rear. Gabled
early C20 porch at lobby entrance; the door is probably of C16 origin, of
battened plank construction with nailheads and good strap hinges. Some heavy
unmoulded framing; chamfered 1st floor beams, and at the right hand end a pair
of basecrucks which formerly supported a half-hip. A concealed mullioned
window remains in the gable. (c.p. Leffey Hall, Brettenham Road). The left
hand section appears to contain a slightly later extended service cell.

Listing NGR: TL9969257768

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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