Description: Moat Farmhouse
Date Listed: 21 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 279955
OS Grid Reference: TM2704675429
OS Grid Coordinates: 627046, 275429
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3299, 1.3308
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TM 27 NE
- Moat Farmhouse
Farmhouse. Late C16/early C17 with mid-late C17 rear addition. C19
alterations. Timber framed, encased in C19 red brick with white brick
quoining. Roof of glazed black pantiles. 3-cell, lobby entrance type. 3
windows, C19 large-pane casements under segmental arches. C19 gabled porch
(contemporary with facade) with scalloped bargeboards, a C19 4-panel entrance
door and plain rectangular fanlight. Internal stack, the shaft rebuilt in
early C20. Much of the frame is exposed internally. The hall has an ovolo-
moulded bridging beam and matching cornice. Arched brick fireplace in hall
chamber. One of the service rooms has an ovolo-moulded doorway, probably the
original outside doorway re-used. Original newel stairs (both flights) and
several old doors. Remains of medieval moat.
Listing NGR: TM2704675429
Source: English Heritage
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