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Grange Farmhouse, Wetherden

Description: Grange Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 280711

OS Grid Reference: TM0104562812
OS Grid Coordinates: 601045, 262812
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2268, 0.9423

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

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Listing Text

TM 06 SW

4/228 Grange Farmhouse

-- II

Former farmhouse, early C17 with mid C19 remodelling. 3-cell lobby entrance
plan; the service cell to left is the remaining part of a lower house of
c.1570. 2 storeys. Timber-framed and roughcast, the right hand gable rebuilt
in brick. Pantiled roof; a chequer pattern of glazed and unglazed tiles,
formerly thatched. An axial C17 chimney, the lower half plastered and the
upper half rebuilt in C19 red brick. Mid C19 casements; the hall and parlour
both have flat-roofed splayed bays. Mid C19 doorway at lobby-entrance: a
simple entablature and pilasters, C20 6-panelled door. The C16 service cell
has chamfered ceiling joists laid flat. The C17 framing is slighter, and has
a blocked mullioned window in the rear wall. Very pronounced jowls to storey
posts (compare The White House, Church Lane item 4/212). Back-to-back
fireplaces to hall and parlour, the latter with segmental arched head.

Listing NGR: TM0104562812

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Source: English Heritage

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