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Village Farm, Market Weston

Description: Village Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 284417

OS Grid Reference: TL9856577633
OS Grid Coordinates: 598565, 277633
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3608, 0.9147

Location: The Street, Market Weston, Suffolk IP22 2NZ

Locality: Market Weston
Local Authority: St Edmundsbury Borough Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP22 2NZ

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Listing Text


1/64 Village Farm

- II

Farmhouse. Early C17. Timber-framed and plastered with panels of comb-
pargetting; thatched roof. 2 storeys, with attic to part; basic 3-cell lobby-
entrance plan, with a 2-storey C18 wing extending on the east, and a single-
storey lean-to with pantiled roof along part of the east side. The northern
bay of the main range is also an C18 addition. 2 internal chimney-stacks, one
with 3 detached square shafts. Various late C19 3-light and 2-light casement
windows. A fully-enclosed late C19 porch in white brick with gabled fishscale
slate roof and corbelled eaves; boarded door in an arched surround. Plain,
widely-spaced studding exposed inside; the central room has an exposed timber
ceiling with chamfered main beam and unchamfered joists set flat; the parlour
at the south end has ovolo-moulding on the main beam; the chimney-stack to the
kitchen appears to be original, with a large timber lintel. Prior to the C18
addition on the north end this would have been an external stack. The roof
has one row of clasped purlins, principals, and a long narrow ridge.

Listing NGR: TL9856577633

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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