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Walnut Tree Farmhouse, Bacton

Description: Walnut Tree Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 280517

OS Grid Reference: TM0619665667
OS Grid Coordinates: 606196, 265667
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2505, 1.0193

Location: Swilltub Lane, Bacton, Suffolk IP14 4HW

Locality: Bacton
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP14 4HW

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Listing Text

TM 06 NE

2/35 Walnut Tree Farmhouse

-- II

Farmhouse, c.1530-50 with alterations of C19 and C20. 2 storeys. 3-cell
cross-entry plan. Timber-framed; the south elevation encased in mid C19 red
brick, the remaining walls plastered. Plaintiled roof; an axial chimney of
red brick, the shaft rebuilt C19. C19 casements with cambered heads on the
south side, C20 casements with leaded lights elsewhere; one glazed C16 diamond
mullioned window. Entrance in C20 pantiled lean-to porch. Heavy unmoulded
timber framing: close-studding with prominent arch windbraces, large
unchamfered floor joists, coupled-rafter roof. Two wide back-to-back
fireplaces with cambered lintels. The parlour cell at the east end has a roll-
moulded bridging beam; this cell may have been rebuilt in later C16.

Listing NGR: TM0619665667

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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