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Benstead Farmhouse, Mettingham

Description: Benstead Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 282172

OS Grid Reference: TM3646590936
OS Grid Coordinates: 636465, 290936
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4651, 1.4797

Location: Low Road, Mettingham, Suffolk NR35 1TP

Locality: Mettingham
Local Authority: Waveney District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR35 1TP

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Listing Text

TM 39 SE
1/21 Benstead Farmhouse
- II
Farmhouse. Late C16. Timber-framed, encased in brick, mostly colourwashed;
plastered gables, that to the left with applied timbering. Slated roof. 2
storeys and attic. 3-cell form with cross-passage entry. 3 windows, mid C20
3-light casements without glazing bars under segmental arches; half-glazed
entrance door. Internal stack. The main components of the frame are visible
in the upper rooms, and in the hall plain joists are exposed. Original stairs
removed. The roof structure has been renewed and a lower parallel rear wing
added in common brick, both perhaps c.1900

Listing NGR: TM3646590936

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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