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Green Farmhouse, Shelland

Description: Green Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 280649

OS Grid Reference: TM0021960418
OS Grid Coordinates: 600219, 260418
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2056, 0.9288

Location: Shelland, Suffolk IP14 3JF

Locality: Shelland
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP14 3JF

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Listing Text

TM 06 SW

4/166 Green Farmhouse

-- II

House, early C17. 3-cell cross-entry plan. 1 storey and attics. Timber-
framed and plastered. Thatched roof with 3 C20 eyebrow casement dormers. An
axial early C17 chimney of red brick with sawtooth shaft. C20 casements and
boarded and battened entrance door. Quite complete and typical framing with
arch studbraced studwork and clasped purlin roof. A complete ovolo-mullioned
window in the parlour. Floor joists laid flat and chamfered. Tie-beams are
omitted at internal trusses; instead braces rise from the 1st floor binding
beam to the post-heads in the parlour-chamber. Back-to-back open fireplaces;
that in the hall has a cambered lintel. The service cell to left has been
rebuilt in C18 or early C19 with primary-braced studding.

Listing NGR: TM0021960418

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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