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Mayhews Farmhouse, Old Newton with Dagworth

Description: Mayhews Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 280609

OS Grid Reference: TM0640463659
OS Grid Coordinates: 606404, 263659
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2324, 1.0211

Location: Brown Street, Old Newton, Suffolk IP14 4QA

Locality: Old Newton with Dagworth
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP14 4QA

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Listing Text


5/126 Mayhews Farmhouse

-- II

Former farmhouse; early C16, extended to right c.1550-70. 2 storeys. Timber-
framed and plastered. Thatched roof, hipped at right hand end. An axial
chimney rebuilt of mid C20 red brick. C19 end chimneys of red brick to left
and right. C20 small-pane casements. Two mid C20 gabled Roman pantiled
entrance porches with framed and boarded doors. A complex C16 building in two
equal halves: to left is a block with coupled-rafter roof, containing a smoke
bay at extreme left. Part of its dividing partition remains with blackened
plaster. Chamfered floor joists of late C16 type are perhaps a later
introduction. To right of the main chimney is a mid C16 block with heavy
framing: unchamfered floor joists, reversed arch windbraced close studding, a
queen post roof with jowled and arch braced posts.

Listing NGR: TM0640463659

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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