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Oak Hill Farmhouse, Metfield

Description: Oak Hill Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 280044

OS Grid Reference: TM2882980379
OS Grid Coordinates: 628829, 280379
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3736, 1.3603

Location: Metfield, Suffolk IP20 0JR

Locality: Metfield
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP20 0JR

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Listing Text

TM 28 SE
2/95 Oak Hill Farmhouse
-- II
Farmhouse. C16, in 2 phases. Timber framed and plastered; pantiled roof with
glazed black tiles to the rear (north) slope. 2 storeys and attic. 3-cell
form. 4 windows, various casements, mainly of C18-C19 date. 2 small-paned
mid C20 windows to ground floor. Lobby entrance: mid C20 gabled porch with
side entrance; within the porch a C19 4-panelled door, the upper panels
glazed. Internal axial stack and to the left a later stack set forward of the
roof ridge. C18-C19 kitchen and dairy additions are attached to the service
end. Good quality framing is visible inside, mainly on the first floor, with
evidence for several blocked original windows. The parlour end is earlier,
with a wallplate originally some 0.6m lower than the remainder of the house.

Listing NGR: TM2882980379

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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