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Yew Tree Farmhouse, Wingfield

Description: Yew Tree Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 280105

OS Grid Reference: TM2350878316
OS Grid Coordinates: 623508, 278316
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3573, 1.2809

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

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Listing Text

TM 27 NW
5/156 Yew Tree Farmhouse
-- II

Farmhouse. Early C17 main range with possibly earlier work to rear. Timber
framed, with a C17 parapet gable end to the left. C19 red brick casing to
facade, some exposed studding to rear wall. Roof plaintiled to front and
pantiled to rear. 2 storeys. 2-cell form. 3 windows, mid C20 large-paned
casements under segmental arches; C19 boarded door to right. The parapet
gable end has a moulded brick panel, containing a shield bearing the date 1568
and initials 'IH' and 'AM', probably reset from elsewhere on the house. Above
are 2 further panels which may have been small attic windows. There is an
integral stack. The upper rooms have an ovolo-moulded cornice. To the rear a
1 1/2 storey plastered and pantiled service range, perhaps once detached, with an
axial stack abutting the main range. Some good framing, limewashed, with
blocked diamond-mullioned windows.

Listing NGR: TM2350878316

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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