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Stockhold Green Farmhouse, Thurston

Description: Stockhold Green Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281256

OS Grid Reference: TL9301464725
OS Grid Coordinates: 593014, 264725
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2468, 0.8259

Location: Church Road, Thurston, Suffolk IP31 3RN

Locality: Thurston
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP31 3RN

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Listing Text


4/153 Stockhold Green Farmhouse

-- II

Farmhouse, C15 or early C16 with alterations of early C17 and mid C20. One
storey and attics. 3-cell plan. Timber-framed and plastered. Thatched roof
with axial C17 chimney of red brick (the shaft mainly rebuilt in mid C20).
C19 casements. C20 half-glazed entrance door at rear. A 2-storey mid C20
extension at centre of front elevation: painted brick, thatched gabled roof.
Interior: An open-hall house of which 2 original cells remain. A room with
unchamfered medieval floor joists, and a 2-bay open hall with a little visible
smoke-blackened studding. The open truss of the hall is missing. An inserted
chimney has a large cambered lintelled open fireplace. In early C17 a 2-bay
parlour block was added to left, on the site of the former service cell:
chamfered floor joists laid flat and a bridging beam supported on jowls in the
form of crude console brackets (one missing).

Listing NGR: TL9301464725

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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