Description: Barley Green Farmhouse
Date Listed: 29 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 280199
OS Grid Reference: TM2473473600
OS Grid Coordinates: 624734, 273600
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3145, 1.2957
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STRADBROKE BARLEY GREEN, LAXFIELD
TM 27 SW ROAD
3/79 Barley Green Farmhouse
Farmhouse. C16. Timber framed and plastered, with exposed studding on the
front at first floor level and in the left gable. Roof has black pantiles to
front and plaintiles to rear. 2 storeys and attic. 3-cell form, originally
with cross-entry. Mainly mid C20 square-leaded casement windows; one mid C20
ground floor window with diamond mullions. In the left gable end, 2 original
windows with moulded mullions. Boarded entrance door. Internal stack. Good
interior with much exposed framing. Both hall and parlour have roll-moulded
bridging beams with leaf-carved stops and chamfered joists; in the hall the
mouldings are continued onto the storey posts, in the parlour the storey posts
have plain chamfers with barred stops. Service cell originally divided into 2
rooms on ground floor. Doorway into parlour chamber has 4-centre arched head.
The joints in the chimneybreast brickwork at the parlour end show evidence of
lining. Clasped-purlin roof with long shallow braces to the collars, meeting
at the centre. Cranked wind braces.
Listing NGR: TM2473473600
Source: English Heritage
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