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Abbey Farmhouse, Wingfield

Description: Abbey Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 280093

OS Grid Reference: TM2409177556
OS Grid Coordinates: 624091, 277556
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3502, 1.2889

Location: Wingfield, Suffolk IP21 5QS

Locality: Wingfield
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP21 5QS

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Listing Text

TM 27 NW
5/144 Abbey Farmhouse
-- II

Farmhouse. Late C16/early C17 core and stacks, much altered and rebuilt mid
C19. Timber framed core, encased in mid C19 white brick, now colourwashed.
Plaintiled roof with crest tiles. 2 storeys. Symmetrical facade: diagonal
brick buttresses at angles; central entrance section set forward and gabled,
with wide eaves. 3 windows, stone casements in Gothick style with cinqufoil
headed lights and square hood moulds. . 2-centre arched doorway; old plank door
with studded battens. Over the central first floor window the de la Pole
arms. 2 good stacks: that to the right gable end has 2 circular shafts with
moulded brick enrichment and star caps; that to the rear has 3 similar shafts.
C19 interior with ceilings raised. At the top of the stairs a section of C17
oak panelling. Remains of moat adjacent.

Listing NGR: TM2409177556

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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