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Gate Farmhouse, Rumburgh

Description: Gate Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 282082

OS Grid Reference: TM3533481324
OS Grid Coordinates: 635334, 281324
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3794, 1.4563

Location: The Street, Rumburgh, Suffolk IP19 0JY

Locality: Rumburgh
Local Authority: Waveney District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP19 0JY

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Listing Text


2/8 Gate Farmhouse


Farmhouse. Late C16. 2 storeys. Timber-framed and rendered;, thatched roof.
One internal and one end chimney-stack, both with plain red brick shafts. A
C19 brick wing with dentil cornice. Old 2-light and 3-light casement windows.
Plank door. Timbers exposed inside: frame in 4 bays, including a chimney-bay;
the end bay on the south may be an addition. Full height studs; cranked
reversed braces; main beams with chamfer and curved stops; one open fireplace
with a plain timber lintel. On the upper floor on the front is a blocked
original 4-light window with hollow-chamfer moulding to the mullions. The
upstair ceilings, with joists set flat, are a later insertion; the roof is not
accessible. The farmstead was formerly called Gatehouse Farm.

Listing NGR: TM3533481324

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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