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Priory Farmhouse, Braiseworth

Description: Priory Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 July 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281596

OS Grid Reference: TM1338271436
OS Grid Coordinates: 613382, 271436
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2996, 1.1281

Location: Braiseworth, Suffolk IP23 7DS

Locality: Braiseworth
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP23 7DS

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Listing Text

TM 17 SW
1/11 Priory Farmhouse

-- II

Farmhouse. Late C16/early C17. Timber framed and plastered, pantiled roof.
2-cell, lobby entry type; the left cell originally took the form of a cross-
wing. 2 storeys and attic. 2 windows, C18 3-light casements, originally
square-leaded; ground floor windows have a transom. Gabled porch of clay lump
with a plank door. Stack has plain axial shaft, the lower portion of narrow
brick. One-storey addition to right, substantially C20. Interior. Ceiling
of room to left has C17 plasterwork: ovolo cornice to each half, with
symmetrically arranged Tudor rose and Fleur-de-lys motifs. Back-to-back first
floor fireplaces with 4-centred brick arches. Oak newel stair; C17 cupboards
underneath the lower flight have original doors. Butt purlin roof; the roof
over the left cell is a later C17 reconstruction.

Listing NGR: TM1338271436

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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