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Whitehouse Farmhouse, Fressingfield

Description: Whitehouse Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 280001

OS Grid Reference: TM2529577155
OS Grid Coordinates: 625295, 277155
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3462, 1.3063

Location: New Street, Fressingfield, Suffolk IP21 5PN

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

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Listing Text

TM 27 NE
6/52 Whitehouse Farmhouse
-- II

Farmhouse. C16 and early C17, in 2 main phases; later alterations. Timber
framed, mostly encased in common brick in 1919; C19 red brick at rear.
Pantiled roof. 2 storeys and attic. 2-cell main range with projecting
parlour cross-wing to left. C19 and mid C20 casement windows; segmental
lintols. Lobby entry: a lean-to porch formed by a continuation of the main
roof slope with half-glazed door. Heavy internal stack between hall and
parlour. Some C16 framing exposed internally. The parlour wing, probably
added in early C17, has cross-beamed ceilings to both main rooms and a good
intact roof structure with clasped and butt purlins and arched wind-bracing.
Newel stairs. The service end appears to be a later rebuilding or addition.

Listing NGR: TM2529577155

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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