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Description: Rookery Farmhouse
Date Listed: 27 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 282251
OS Grid Reference: TM3733182864
OS Grid Coordinates: 637331, 282864
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3923, 1.4867
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ILKETSHALL ST. MARGARET GRUB LANE (OFF)
TM 38 SE
3/34 Rookery Farmhouse
Farmhouse. Early C17. 2 storeys; basic 2-cell lobby-entrance plan. Timber-
framed and roughcast; clay pantiles. An internal chimney-stack with a plain
rebuilt red brick shaft. C20 3-light casement windows and a C20 plank door
set at the right end. Projecting forward from the left end is a single storey
brick extension with clay pantiles and a C19 3-light mullion-and-transome type
gable window with segmental arch to frame and opening. Interior of the main
house with plain framing exposed: 5 bays. On the ground floor: a blocked 4-
light original window, the mullions with hollow-chamfer moulding, and a
similar blocked 3-light window on the upper floor. Beams and joists to
ground-floor ceiling with plain chamfer and stepped stops; upper ceiling
original. Long jowled main posts without braces. Wallplate with face-halved
and bladed scarf joint. Roof not examined.
Listing NGR: TM3733382864
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Source: English Heritage
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