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Description: Lily Farm House
Date Listed: 28 June 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 280385
OS Grid Reference: TM1389677932
OS Grid Coordinates: 613896, 277932
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3577, 1.1397
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STUSTON THE COMMON (EAST SIDE)
TM 17 NW
2/96 Lily Farm House
House. Late C16 with a slightly earlier core possible, altered C20. Timber
frame, roughcast. Steeply pitched pantiled roof. 3 cell lobby entry plan
possibly rebuilding an earlier small open hall house. 2 storeys and attic.
Entrance to right of centre between hall and parlour, C20 gabled porch. C20
casements with some original diamond mullions exposed. Axial ridge stack.
Gable end exposed plates and purlins. To rear of stack a segmental headed
oven recess. C20 additions to right end and to rear. Interior: altered close
studding, hall has a stop chamfered axial binding beam and wave moulded
fireplace bressumer, parlour has a cross axial binding beam. First floor
chamfered brick 4-centred arched fireplace, plastered with scoring to resemble
ashlar, herringbone patterned overmantel, jowled posts with an arched brace to
tie beam. Roof has lower butt purlins, upper clasped purlins with cranked
collars and cranked windbraces, collars clasp single purlins in parlour bay.
Partially moated site.
Listing NGR: TM1389677932
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Source: English Heritage
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