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Fairview, Ringshall

Description: Fairview

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 279881

OS Grid Reference: TM0505351280
OS Grid Coordinates: 605053, 251280
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1218, 0.9939

Location: B1078, Great Bricett, Suffolk IP14 2JD

Locality: Ringshall
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP14 2JD

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Listing Text

TM 05 SE

- Fairview

- II

House, late C16 with alterations of late C18 and C19. Originally of 2-cell
end-chimney plan, extended to left in C18. One storey and attics. Timber-
framed, encased in C19 red brick at front, plastered at rear. Pantiled roof,
once thatched. A C16 end chimney of narrow red bricks to right, the middle
section plastered; an internal C19 chimney to left. Raking dormers with
small-pane casements. A mid C19 small-paned sash, and another with large
panes; C20 casements. Mid C19 4-panelled door, the upper panels glazed; an
open gabled porch on posts. Typical unmoulded framing: well chamfered joists
laid flat, exposed in the hall and cross-entry. Open fireplace with cambered
lintel. Wind-braced clasped-purlin roof; the chamber over the hall originally
continued over the service cell; instead of a tie beam betweem them is a heavy
collar tying a pair of principal rafters.

Listing NGR: TM0505351280

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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