Description: Gipping Farmhouse
Date Listed: 15 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 280660
OS Grid Reference: TM0769761457
OS Grid Coordinates: 607697, 261457
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2122, 1.0387
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STOWUPLAND GIPPING ROAD
TM 06 SE
- Gipping Farmhouse
Farmhouse, probably 1625 as dated on building. Remodelling of mid C19. 2
storeys. 3-cell lobby-entrance plan. Timber-framed; at the front encased in
mid C19 red brick, and at the rear plastered. High in the rear wall is a date
1625 in raised plasterwork. Plaintiled roofs, probably once thatched. An
axial chimney, mainly rebuilt in C19, but to rear a section of pink/buff
brickwork is visible. C19 small-pane casements, those at ground storey with
cambered heads. Mid C19 entrance porch, gabled and plaintiled with cusped
bargeboards; 4-panelled door. Some unmoulded early C17 framing exposed
internally, including an ovolo-moulded binding beam. To right is a lower
service range added in C18 but with much reused timber from a medieval house.
Associated with partial medieval moat.
Listing NGR: TM0769761457
Source: English Heritage
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