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Mills Farmhouse, Laxfield

Description: Mills Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 280161

OS Grid Reference: TM2901271007
OS Grid Coordinates: 629012, 271007
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2894, 1.3566

Location: Dennington Road, Laxfield, Suffolk IP13 8HJ

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

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Listing Text

TM 27 SE

4/41 Mills Farmhouse

-- II

Farmhouse. Early C17. Timber framed and plastered with a plaintiled roof. 2
storeys and attic. 2-cell front range with a further wing to rear. 2
windows, C18 small-paned casements. Central axial stack with rebuilt shaft.
Mid C20 entrance door in rear wing. Ground floor of front range has one room
with ovolo-moulded bridging beam and joists set on edge. The opposite room
and both first floor chambers have cross-beamed-ceilings, also ovolo-moulded.
In the chambers, 2 good 3-centre arched brick fireplaces and intact studding
with reversed bracing. The end section of the range to the rear comprises
part of a second wing parallel to the front range, probably of similar date.
Ground floor to rear somewhat altered, with many re-used timbers; one floor
beam is dated 1675.

Listing NGR: TM2901271007

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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