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Parkhall Farmhouse, Wetheringsett-cum-Brockford

Description: Parkhall Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 July 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281719

OS Grid Reference: TM1389363974
OS Grid Coordinates: 613893, 263974
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2324, 1.1308

Location: Station Road, Wetheringsett, Suffolk IP14 5QG

Locality: Wetheringsett-cum-Brockford
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP14 5QG

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Listing Text

TM 16 SW
5/134 Parkhall Farmhouse

-- II
Farmhouse. C16, the section to right of stack rebuilt, perhaps in late C17.
Timber framed and rendered, roof of concrete pantiles. 3 cells. 2 storeys
and attic. Mid C20 casement windows without glazing bars. Internal stack
with rendered shaft. Lean-to kitchen addition of c.1975 on left gable end.
Mid C20 doorway at rear. Interior. 2-bay cell to left has largely intact
frame with evidence for diamond-mullioned windows. Cranked braces to central
tie beam. Ceiling of ground floor room has bridging beam with wide chamfer
and closely-set chamfered joists. Probable cross-entry to left. On upper
floor, 2 C17 panelled doors with old ironwork and sections of reeded pilasters
re-used as door jambs. Intact roof with one row of wind-braced clasped
purlins. Later end more heavily modernised, much of the structure concealed.
Ceiling of main lower room has pitchpine beam and various re-used joists, set
on-edge and flat. Blocked fireplace with wide lintol. Clasped purlin roof,
the rafters of regular scantling.

Listing NGR: TM1389363974

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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