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Tudor House, Wetheringsett-cum-Brockford

Description: Tudor House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 July 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281725

OS Grid Reference: TM1443364257
OS Grid Coordinates: 614433, 264257
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2347, 1.1389

Location: Wetheringsett, Suffolk IP14 5QF

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

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Listing Text

TM 16 SW
5/140 Tudor House

-- II
Former farmhouse. C16, in 3 phases. Timber framed and plastered, thatched
roof. 3-cell form. 2 storeys. Various small casement windows of C19 and
C20. One glazed-over diamond-mullioned window to upper left, partly renewed.
To right is a C20 pantiled lean-to entrance porch with side door. Stack has
rendered shaft and 1980's red brick cap. Mid C20 one-storey rear additions.
Interior. The frame is in 3 bays, each of a different date. Service end to
left is the earliest, perhaps early C16, with very heavy plain joists and one
blocked diamond-mullioned window on upper floor at rear. Hall has chamfered-
joist ceiling and full-height studding with long curved braces; remains of
cross-entry doorways and evidence for diamond-mullioned windows. The stack in
this bay is a later insertion and was preceded by a timber flue. Intact open
fireplace in hall. In the parlour cell, plain joists set flat, complete first
floor framing with arched corner bracing and 2 blocked windows with heavy
diamond mullions. Wind-braced side purlin roof over service end, the
remainder of the roof timbers concealed.

Listing NGR: TM1443064254

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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