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Willow Farm House, Mellis

Description: Willow Farm House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 280320

OS Grid Reference: TM0908773903
OS Grid Coordinates: 609087, 273903
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3234, 1.0667

Location: 2 Cow Pasture Barn, The Common IP23 8EF

Locality: Mellis
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP23 8EF

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Listing Text

TM 07 SE
- Willow Farm House

-- II

Farmhouse. Late C17, altered C20. Timber frame, plastered. Steeply pitched
machine tiled roofs. An L on plan: 2 cell lobby entry front range with 3 bay
service wing to rear left. 2 storeys and attic. Central entrance with half
glazed, half panelled door. 3-light C20 casements, ground floor hoodboards.
Boxed eaves. Central ridge stack, rebuilt capping. Right end French windows,
exposed double purlins. Lower kitchen and dairy wing has scatterd C19 and C20
casements, exposed single purlins in rear gable end, external stack with
offsets on inner elevation, a lean-to tiled oven outshut to rear, boarded door
behind stack and oven, a C20 lean-to addition in inner angle to rear.
Interior: ground floor double stop ovolo moulded axial binding beams, joists
and mid rails, stairs in front of stack, first floor ovolo moulded cross axial
binding beams and joists, reverse cranked bracing in walls, double purlin
roof, lower butt purlins, upper collars to clasped purlins, cranked
windbraces; service wing has runout chamfered binding beams, tension bracing,
collars clasping single purlins.

Listing NGR: TM0908773903

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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