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Hartfield House, Stradbroke

Description: Hartfield House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 280211

OS Grid Reference: TM2320373914
OS Grid Coordinates: 623203, 273914
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3179, 1.2735

Location: B1117, Stradbroke, Suffolk IP21 5HT

Locality: Stradbroke
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP21 5HT

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Listing Text

TM 27 SW

8/91 Hartfield House
- (formerly listed as
29.7.55 Premises immediately W.
of White Hart Inn)


House. A C15 range parallel with the road; set forward to left a late C16
cross-wing with steeply-pitched gable and adjoining this a lower C18 wing.
Timber framed with modern textured render; some colourwashed brick. Pantiled
roofs. C15 range is 1½ storeys, remainder 2 storeys with an attic in the
cross-wing. Casement windows of mid C20; canted former shop windows to both
gable ends facing road. One gabled half-dormer. 2 mid C20 doors. C15 range
has stack to right, almost at the gable end. Interior modernised and altered,
especially on ground floor. C15 range has exposed first floor framing, with a
stop-splayed scarf joint in the rear wallplate. The truss over the former
open hall has a cambered tie beam and simple square crown-post, splayed to a
wider section at the base and cap, and with 2-way bracing to the collar
purlin. The present stack was inserted against one end of the hall, probably
the upper end. 2 first floor doorways each side of the stack have overlights
with fretted balustrading. Remains of old panelled plasterwork with ropework-
pargetted infill are preserved on former outside walls in the C18 addition.

Listing NGR: TM2320373914

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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