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Home Farmhouse, Drinkstone

Description: Home Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 April 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 280780

OS Grid Reference: TL9581761696
OS Grid Coordinates: 595817, 261696
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2187, 0.8652

Location: The Street, Drinkstone, Suffolk IP30 9SX

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

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Listing Text

TL 96 SE
1/27 Home Farmhouse
Former farmhouse. Late C17 with early C17 or earlier core, and early C19
alterations. Red brick, in part encasing timber-framing. A band at 1st
floor. Hipped plaintiled roof: an axial chimney of early C17 red brick with
panelled shafts. C19 external chimney to right. 2 storeys. 3 windows: a
number of C17 window openings were blocked in C18/C19 red brick. Late C17
heavy cross-casements with flat arches of gauged brick and leaded glazing:
this type of window is uncommon in rural Suffolk. C18 6-panelled entrance
door with broad architrave, and C19 plaintiled porch on posts. The left-hand
section, one window wide, is in C19 red brick, probably encasing timber-
framing. Interior not examined.

Listing NGR: TL9581761696

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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