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Barn 30 Metres East of Rookery Farmhouse, Metfield

Description: Barn 30 Metres East of Rookery Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 280047

OS Grid Reference: TM2943881201
OS Grid Coordinates: 629438, 281201
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3807, 1.3698

Location: Honeypot Lane, Metfield, Suffolk IP20 0PG

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

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Listing Text

TM 28 SE
2/98 Barn 30m east of Rookery
- Farmhouse
-- II

Barn. Late C16. Timber framed and weatherboarded with a plaintiled roof. 4
bays; cart entrance in 2nd. bay from south, with a porch on the west side.
Full-height oak studs except in the north gable end where there is a middle
rail; some later alterations to the frame. The northernmost bay was once
floored over and used as stables; there is evidence for original diamond-
mullioned windows. Good intact roof with clasped and butt purlins and cranked
wind-bracing; there are queen-struts from the tie beams to the principal

Listing NGR: TM2943881201

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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