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Rookery Farmhouse, Haughley

Description: Rookery Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 280544

OS Grid Reference: TM0324964586
OS Grid Coordinates: 603249, 264586
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2419, 0.9755

Location: Haughley, Suffolk IP14 3RR

Locality: Haughley
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP14 3RR

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Listing Text

TM 06 SW

4/62 Rookery Farmhouse

-- II

Farmhouse, c.1600. 2 storeys. 3-cell lobby entrance plan. Timber-framed and
plastered. Roman pantiled roof, once thatched. An axial chimney of red/buff
bricks, the shaft rebuilt in C19. C19 casements of 3 lights, those at ground
storey with transomes. Early C19 entrance porch; 6 panelled door, the upper
panels glazed. Fluted architrave with paterae; slated roof with undulating
bargeboards and spike finial; lattice piers flanking entrance. A long rear
service wing: the 1 1/2 storey rear range is probably of C17 with wind-braced
clasped purlin roof. The higher central section may be an C18 link to the
main house, but has a good 1st floor structure of c.1600. Unmoulded framing
exposed internally.

Listing NGR: TM0324964586

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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