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Rookery Farmhouse, Drinkstone

Description: Rookery Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 April 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 280762

OS Grid Reference: TL9602660854
OS Grid Coordinates: 596026, 260854
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2110, 0.8677

Location: Gedding Road, Drinkstone, Suffolk IP30 9SZ

Locality: Drinkstone
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP30 9SZ

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Listing Text

TL 96 SE
1/9 Rookery Farmhouse
Former farmhouse, probably early C17; remodelling of 1868. Two storeys and
attics. 3-cell cross-entry plan, the parlour of cross-wing form. In 1868 the
parlour wing was remodelled to form the main facade, to face west. Timber-
framed, encased at the front in gault brick. Plaintiled roofs. An early C17
chimney of red brick at the junction of the two ranges: good quality sawtooth
stack with moulded base. Two other C19 chimneys are of identical design. 3
windows. Casements with prominent mullions and transomes. An entrance porch
of gault brick: 2 storeys with attic, multiple-panelled door, and above the
attic window is a stone lintel carved with "F.N. 1868".

Listing NGR: TL9602660854

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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