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Moat Farmhouse, Fressingfield

Description: Moat Farmhouse

Grade: II
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

Location: Fressingfield, Suffolk IP21 5TB

Locality: Fressingfield
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP21 5TB

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Listing Text

TM 27 NE
- Moat Farmhouse
-- II

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

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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