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Gipping Farmhouse, Stowupland

Description: Gipping Farmhouse

Grade: II
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

Location: Gipping Road, Stowupland, Suffolk IP14 4BB

Locality: Stowupland
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP14 4BB

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Listing Text

TM 06 SE

- Gipping Farmhouse

-- II

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

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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