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Bond's Farmhouse, Wissett

Description: Bond's Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 282149

OS Grid Reference: TM3711679320
OS Grid Coordinates: 637116, 279320
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3606, 1.4810

Location: Farm Close, Wissett, Suffolk IP19 0NB

Locality: Wissett
Local Authority: Waveney District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP19 0NB

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Listing Text


5/75 Bond's Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse. Late C16. 2 storeys and attics; basic 2-cell lobby-entrance plan,
with a small C20 wing added on the west side. Timber-framed and rendered;
south gable end faced in colour-washed brick; clay pantiles. The internal
chimney-stack has a plain red brick shaft. Various 2-light and 3-light
casement windows. The original lobby-entrance door is blocked. Frame, of
good, plain timbering, in 4 bays, including the chimney-bay. Full height
studs; short stud-to-stud arched braces in the long walls. Various blocked
original windows, one on the upper floor of 6 lights, with damaged diamond
mullions in situ. The upper ceilings, one of which is exposed, are original.
The chimney-stack has 2 back-to-back hearths on each floor, one on the ground
floor with a plain timber lintel. A newel stair beside the stack leads to the
first floor and attic. The roof has cambered collars and one row of unstepped
butt purlins.

Listing NGR: TM3711679320

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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