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Moat Farmhouse, Wetheringsett-cum-Brockford

Description: Moat Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 July 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281720

OS Grid Reference: TM1405964057
OS Grid Coordinates: 614059, 264057
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2331, 1.1333

Location: 10 Station Road, Park Green 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
5/135 Moat Farmhouse

-- II
Former farmhouse. Mid C16 main range with early C17 cross-wing to left.
Timber framed and rendered, plaintiled roof. 2 cells. 2 storeys and attic.
Cross-wing has projecting gable, the wallplate ends supported on solid
brackets. Various windows, a mixture of casements and small-paned sashes.
Over entrance is an ovolo-mullioned window of early C17. Lobby entrance:
gabled porch with 6-panel raised and fielded door (upper 2 panels glazed).
Internal stack with rendered shaft. Lean-to addition against side wall of
wing. Interior. C16 work once extended to right, but no further to left as
there is evidence for a gable window against the present stack. Most of the
frame in this part is concealed. Roll-moulded ceiling beam in lower room,
later upper ceiling with re-used roll-moulded beam. Wing has plain first
floor studding with no visible bracing. In former outside wall within lean-to
is the projecting moulded sill of a large upper window. On ground floor, an
ovolo-moulded ceiling beam with nicked stops. Intact roof over wing has
clasped and butt purlins, with wind bracing.

Listing NGR: TM1405964057

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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