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Badwell Green Farmhouse, Badwell Ash

Description: Badwell Green Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 July 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281747

OS Grid Reference: TM0138969285
OS Grid Coordinates: 601389, 269285
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2848, 0.9511

Location: Sheepgate Lane, Badwell Ash, Suffolk IP31 3JG

Locality: Badwell Ash
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP31 3JG

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Listing Text


5/2 Badwell Green Farmhouse


Former farmhouse. Early C18. Timber-framed and rendered; the east gable end
faced with kidney flints and red brick; plaintiled roofs. 2 storeys; 3-cell
main range; a 2-storey wing and a pantiled single-storey lean-to at the rear,
both contemporary, or near-contemporary, with the front. 4 3-light old
casement windows with original fittings to each storey of the front:
transomes, and a single horizontal bar to lights. A half-glazed early C20
entrance door, formerly with a lobby-entrance against the internal chimney-
stack which has a plain red brick shaft. Interior with framing exposed:
bisected studs, primary braces, middle rail; main ceiling-beams reused from an
earlier building. Roof with full principal rafters, clasped purlins, ridge
piece. On the rear wall, one casement with old square leaded panes and
another window with some old diamond leading. The house stands sideways-on to
the road, and is a late example of the traditional 3-cell plan with the 3rd
unit also heated.

Listing NGR: TM0138969285

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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