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Grove Farmhouse, Occold

Description: Grove Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281314

OS Grid Reference: TM1696869657
OS Grid Coordinates: 616968, 269657
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2822, 1.1794

Location: Bullshall Road, Occold, Suffolk IP23 7PH

Locality: Occold
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP23 7PH

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Listing Text

TM 16 NE
4/33 Grove Farmhouse
- II
Farmhouse. Late C16, service end probably a later rebuild. Timber framed,
mainly mid C20 textured render, right gable end roughcast-rendered. Slated
roof. 3-cell form. 2 storeys and attic. C20 casement windows, those to the
ground floor of standard type. To the left is a plank door within a mid C20
conservatory-style porch. Internal stack with low mid C20 shaft. Smaller
stack to left, forward of the roof ridge. Long one-storey range set forward
to right. Fine interior with complete heavy studding in hall and parlour
cells. Tie beam over hall chamber has solid braces. Chamfered joists; the
joists in the hall chamber are unusual in that they are laid flat to one side
of the bridging beam and on-edge to the other. At lower end of hall is a C16
panelled cross-partition with moulded muntins. Newel stairs, the attic flight
with some solid treads. Early C19 parlour chamber fireplace with reeded
surround. Roof over hall and parlour has a single row of wind-braced clasped

Listing NGR: TM1696869657

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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