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Fir Tree Farmhouse, Walsham-le-Willows

Description: Fir Tree Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 July 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281790

OS Grid Reference: TM0158070123
OS Grid Coordinates: 601580, 270123
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2922, 0.9544

Location: Crownland Road, Walsham le Willows, Suffolk IP31 3BX

Locality: Walsham-le-Willows
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP31 3BX

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Listing Text


3/45 Fir Tree Farmhouse


Farmhouse. Early C17. Timber-framed and roughcast with thatched roof. 2
storeys; 3-cell lobby-entrance plan. The internal chimney-stack has a plain
shaft of old red brick; a later stack and a slated single-storey lean-to
addition on the right. 3 3-light casement windows to the upper floor, one
old, with pintle hinges, all with square leading. 3 3-light casement windows
to the ground floor, 2 with transomes and cross-bars, one with cross-bars
only. c19 entrance door with 6 flush panels. Frame in 4 bays, including a
chimney-bay. Good close-studding without visible bracing inside; to the right
of the stack, the ground floor ceiling has a main beam with chamfer and jewel
stops and plain, slightly chamfered joists. On the upper floor, a section of
good Jacobean panelling has ornate lozenges in the panels and scribed designs
on the rails and styles; one half-glazed door has panes of old bottle glass.
The house is set sideways-on to the road; a C19 single-storey addition along
the north side.

Listing NGR: TM0158070123

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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