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Hall Farmhouse, Lackford

Description: Hall Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 283774

OS Grid Reference: TL8014270618
OS Grid Coordinates: 580142, 270618
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3041, 0.6407

Locality: Lackford
Local Authority: St Edmundsbury Borough Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP28 6HX

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Listing Text


2/67 Hall Farmhouse
14.7.55 (formerly listed as
Hall Farm Cottages)

Farmhouse, mid/late C16, timber framed, encased in red brick early C19. Clay
plain-tiled roof. C19 casement windows and 2 panelled entrance doors with flat
canopies. At the north east end, a gable and massive chimney stack; Barnack
limestone ashlar up to eaves level ; red C16 brickwork with dark diaperwork
headers and crow-stepped parapets to both gable and stack; a C15 limestone
quatrefoiled circle with central face inset. three attached flattened-hexagon
shafts. on the north-west elevation a similar gable and stack but with stone
at quoins only; formerly with 3 circular detached chimney shafts with raised
diamond and corkscrew moulding. An axial chimney stack between hall and
parlour has three square diagonally set attached flues. A small C17 rear wing
in thin pink/grey gault bricks, much altered, has traces of 2 large hood-
moulded windows. Wide parlour fire place has Barnack stone jambs with engaged
shafts. Similar chamber fireplace above with carved shaft bases and moulded
square plinths; the stone is salvaged from a C12 building, perhaps after the

Listing NGR: TL8014270618

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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