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Street Farmhouse, Laxfield

Description: Street Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 280145

OS Grid Reference: TM2943471877
OS Grid Coordinates: 629434, 271877
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2971, 1.3634

Location: Dennington Road, Laxfield, Suffolk IP13 8HH

Locality: Laxfield
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP13 8HH

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Listing Text

TM 27 SE

4/25 Street Farmhouse

-- II

Farmhouse. In 2 phases: C16 hall and parlour, the service cell to right
probably of c.1600. Timber framed, mainly plastered, with some colourwashed
brick casing. Roof plaintiled to front and pantiled to rear. 2 storeys and
attic. 3-cell lobby entry form. 3 windows, C18 small-paned casements. Early
C19 doorway: moulded architrave with corner squares and a cornice; 4-panelled
door, the upper panels glazed. Internal stack, the part immediately above the
ridge with an inset panel, the top section rebuilt. Small wing at rear,
probably once a dairy. Interior somewhat modernised with much of the frame
concealed. Chamfered joists in hall and in 2 first floor rooms. Evidence for
original windows in the former gable end wall, one with incomplete cavetto
mullions. Roof over C16 section has clasped and butt purlins.

Listing NGR: TM2943471877

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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