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Willow Farmhouse, Southolt

Description: Willow Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281341

OS Grid Reference: TM1947068743
OS Grid Coordinates: 619470, 268743
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2730, 1.2154

Location: The Street, Southolt, Suffolk IP23 7QJ

Locality: Southolt
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP23 7QJ

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Listing Text

TM 16 NE
Willow Farmhouse
- II
Farmhouse. Early C17. Timber framed and roughcast-rendered with a pantiled
roof. 2 storeys and attic. 3-cell form. 3 windows, mid C20 casements
without glazing bars. In cross-entry position is a C20 gabled porch with
boarded and battened door. Internal stack with rebuilt shaft; C19 gable stack
to left. Single storey mid C20 lean-to on right gable end. At rear of
parlour cell is a late C17 dairy, heightened mid C20. Intact frame with plain
studding and reverse-curved braces; one blocked first floor window with ovolo
mullions and in the left gable an incomplete mullion and transom window.
Parlour and service end have axial bridging beams with ogee stop-chamfers and
plain square joists. In the hall only the axial bridging beam is visible.
Plain square joists to attic floor. Clasped-purlin roof with 2-way wind
bracing. Newel stair to first floor removed. Dairy addition has good brick
floor, probably original.

Listing NGR: TM1947068743

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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