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Description: Home Farm
Date Listed: 15 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 280713
OS Grid Reference: TM0073762702
OS Grid Coordinates: 600737, 262702
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2259, 0.9377
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WETHERDEN STOWMARKET ROAD
TM 06 SW
- Home Farm
House, early C16 core with major remodelling of C17 and mid C20. Probably
built as a parlour wing to the attached Maypole Inn (believed once to have
been The Maltsters Arms). 2 storeys and attic. Timber-framed and encased in
mid C20 red brick. Concrete plaintiled roof; an internal end chimney with
rebuilt shaft of C19 gault brick to left. Two C20 raking casement dormers.
Mid C20 small-pane casements and fully glazed entrance door. The cell to
right of entrance and adjacent to Stowmarket Road has fine early C16 framing.
Heavy exposed first floor joists of triangular section each with 4 cavettos
and a rib in the manner of c.1500. Close-studding. Late C17 or C18 clasped
purlin roof. Included despite C20 remodelling, for good quality C16 framing
and as a former adjunct to the Maypole Inn.
Listing NGR: TM0072862701
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Source: English Heritage
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