If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.
Description: Station House
Date Listed: 14 July 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281689
OS Grid Reference: TM1252465878
OS Grid Coordinates: 612524, 265878
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2500, 1.1120
Explore more of the area around Wetheringsett-cum-Brockford, Suffolk at Explore Britain.
WETHERINGSETT-CUM-BROCKFORD BROCKFORD, KNAVES GREEN
TM 16 NW
3/104 Station House
Former farmhouse, now 2 dwellings. Early C17; extended to north in mid C20.
Timber framed and rendered; to east, some old stippled plaster with quoining
around windows. The east side of the wing is faced in C19 red brick to eaves
level. Clay plaintiled roof; concrete tiles to mid C20 addition. 3-cell
form, the parlour cell to south taking the form of a cross-wing. 2 storeys
and attic. Cross-wing has projecting gables, the wallplate ends supported on
well-preserved carved console brackets. Various casement windows, mostly C20
and without glazing bars. C20 doors. To east, a gabled dormer with original
moulded and carved lintol. Internal stack has original sawtooth shaft, the
base with an empty inset panel. Interior. Cyma-moulded ceiling beam in hall
with nicked stop-chamfers. A beam of deep narrow section at the junction of
hall and cross-passage probably once carried a screen. Chamfered joists set
flat in hall, cross-passage and service end. Good first floor studding.
Parlour cell and adjacent section of hall not examined.
Listing NGR: TM1252465878
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
Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.