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Rookery Farmhouse, Bedingfield

Description: Rookery Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281297

OS Grid Reference: TM1717567938
OS Grid Coordinates: 617175, 267938
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2667, 1.1813

Location: Bedingfield, Suffolk IP23 7LG

Locality: Bedingfield
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP23 7LG

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Listing Text

TM 16 NE
4/16 Rookery Farmhouse
- II
Farmhouse. Part medieval core, raised and extended c.1600. Renovated c.1972.
Timber framed and rendered under a pantiled roof. 2 storeys. A single long
range. 4 windows, mid C20 standard casements without glazing bars. Lobby
entrance with mid-late C19 flat-roofed porch and mid C20 glazed door. A
further similar door to left. Internal stack with mid-late C19 panelled white
brick shaft. Older core (to left) comprises service end, the walls raised
over one metre, probably when hall and parlour cells added. One ground floor
service room has re-used bridging beam and heavy plain joists. Hall has axial
bridging beam with 2 ovolo moulds and ornate leaf stops with enriched bar.
Ovolo bridging beam in hall chamber. Plain first floor studding in both
phases. Some C16-C17 internal doors. Roof not examined.

Listing NGR: TM1727467738

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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