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Moat Farmhouse, Wilby

Description: Moat Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 280285

OS Grid Reference: TM2588071878
OS Grid Coordinates: 625880, 271878
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2986, 1.3113

Location: Wilby Lane, Wilby, Suffolk IP21 5LU

Locality: Wilby
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP21 5LU

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Listing Text

TM 27 SE

4/165 Moat Farmhouse
-- II

Farmhouse. Late C16/early C17, the rear range probably a slightly later
addition. L-shape plan. Timber framed and plastered, roof of glazed black
pantiles. 2 storeys and attic. 3-cell front range: 3 windows, C19 3-light
casements without glazing bars. Long former dairy window to left, now glazed.
Central 6-panel door (upper 2 panels glazed), mid C20 open porch. Internal
stack and another at the right gable end. Rear wing has a gable stack with
shafts in sawtooth pattern. Against this gable end is a small 1½-storey
plastered addition. Unmodernised interior with good studding, mostly covered
by wallpaper or limewash. 2 arched first floor fireplaces, plastered and
lined to imitate stonework. Rear range has ovolo-moulded bridging beam, a
blocked window with ovolo mullions and some C17 panelled oak doors. Attics
not accessible at time of survey. Remains of medieval moat.

Listing NGR: TM2588071878

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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