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Grove Farmhouse, Monk Soham

Description: Grove Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281568

OS Grid Reference: TM2243664690
OS Grid Coordinates: 622436, 264690
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2354, 1.2562

Location: Monk Soham, Suffolk IP13 7EL

Locality: Monk Soham
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP13 7EL

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Listing Text

TM 26 SW
5/144 Grove Farmhouse
- II

Farmhouse. Late C16 3-cell range with C17 addition set forward. This
addition was probably a dairy. Timber framed and plastered, thatched roof. 2
storeys with attic in main range. Various casement windows of C19 and C20
date. C17 addition has mid C20 standard panelled door and open gabled porch.
To rear (south) the main range has 2 matching late C19 doorways in lobby and
cross-entry positions; each has a half-glazed 4-panel door and deep hood on
shaped timber brackets. Internal stack with original oblong shaft. C19
external stack at left gable end. Interior. Plain studding exposed mainly on
upper floor. Hall ceiling has heavy chamfered bridging beam with ogee stops
and chamfered joists. The chamber above, still completely unpartitioned, has
heavy chamfered joists and against the stack a C17 cupboard. Joists in
parlour cell are concealed. Newel stair (2 flights). Roof not examined.

Listing NGR: TM2243664690

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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