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Hall Farmhouse, Stoke Ash

Description: Hall Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 July 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281665

OS Grid Reference: TM1155970525
OS Grid Coordinates: 611559, 270525
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2921, 1.1008

Location: Church Lane, Stoke Ash, Suffolk IP23 7ET

Locality: Stoke Ash
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP23 7ET

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Listing Text

TM 17 SW
1/80 Hall Farmhouse

-- II
Farmhouse. Circa 1600. Timber framed and plastered, roof of concrete
pantiles. A single long 3-cell range, the right (parlour) cell originally in
the form of a cross-wing. 2 storeys and attic. 5 windows, casements with
horizontal glazing bars. Early C19 doorway: broad architrave, bracketed
cornice; 6-panel raised and fielded door. Against left gable end is a heavy
stack with axial shaft and 4 offsets to base. At rear, heating the hall cell,
a good external stack with 2 detached octagonal shafts on moulded bases, the
caps missing. A further stack against the rear wall, heating the parlour
cell, has been rendered and reduced in height. One-storey kitchen addition on
left gable end. Interior. Parlour, unmodernised and latterly used as a
service room, has some heavy studding with ovolo-moulded mullioned windows and
a good ceiling with ovolo-moulded main beam and a single roll moulding to
joists. Remainder of timbers very largely concealed. In entrance hall is an
early C19 recess: keyed segmental head with turned drop-finial, reeded jambs
with lion's head masks. Upper floor and roof not examined.

Listing NGR: TM1155970525

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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