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Upper Sulyards Farmhouse, Wetherden

Description: Upper Sulyards Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 280706

OS Grid Reference: TM0146265106
OS Grid Coordinates: 601462, 265106
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2472, 0.9497

Location: Wetherden, Suffolk IP14 3NF

Locality: Wetherden
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP14 3NF

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Listing Text

TM 06 NW

1/223 Upper Sulyards Farmhouse

-- II

Former farmhouse, c.1560-80. 2 storeys and attics. 3-cell plan. 3 windows.
Timber-framed, encased at the front and sides in late C19 gault brick,
plastered in mid C20. Slated roof, once thatched. An axial chimney of narrow
pink buff bricks with original sawtooth shaft, recapped in C20 red brick. An
external end chimney of C20 red brick to left. Late C19 3-light casements
with transomes; splayed reveals, and (at ground storey) hoodmoulds. C20
boarded and battened entrance door. Good and complete framing fully exposed
internally. Floor joists laid flat, and well-chamfered over hall and parlour.
A wide lintelled open fireplace in the hall. Close-studding with reverse-arch
windbracing. 2-tier butt-purlin roof, the upper tier also with prominent
reverse windbracing.

Listing NGR: TM0146265106

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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