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Walnut Farmhouse, Wickham Skeith

Description: Walnut Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 July 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281732

OS Grid Reference: TM0914068908
OS Grid Coordinates: 609140, 268908
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2785, 1.0644

Location: Daisy Green Lane, Wickham Skeith, Suffolk IP23 8LU

Locality: Wickham Skeith
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP23 8LU

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Listing Text

TM 06 NE
2/147 Walnut Farmhouse

-- II
Former farmhouse. Late C16 3-cell range with C17 in-line addition to left
(south). Timber framed and plastered, the gable ends cased in brick, one
colourwashed. Pantiled roof. 1½ storeys. Small-paned 2-light casement
windows. One raking dormer has a mid C20 standard window. Doorway into
cross-entry: boarded half-door, C20 open-fronted gabled porch. Axial-shafted
stack. Interior. Much of structure exposed. Earlier work in 4 bays: full-
height studding; evidence for diamond-mullioned windows (one intact) and rear
cross-entry doorway. Some timbers are re-used. Hall and parlour have plain
ceiling joists set flat and open fireplaces. Clasped purlin roof. 2-bay C17
addition has substantial ceiling joists and plain studding with straight

Listing NGR: TM0914068908

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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