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Nut Tree Farmhouse, Sutton

Description: Nut Tree Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 August 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 285508

OS Grid Reference: TM3063044638
OS Grid Coordinates: 630630, 244638
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0521, 1.3624

Location: Sutton, Suffolk IP12 3EQ

Locality: Sutton
Local Authority: Suffolk Coastal District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP12 3EQ

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Listing Text

TM 34 SW
(South side)
10/142 Nut Tree Farmhouse
Former farmhouse, now house. C16 with C17 chimney stack and late C17 or C18
outshut and C20 wing. Timber framed with brick infill and a C20 plain tile
roof, probably originally thatched. Two and three storeys. Road front:
gabled wing to left of centre of 3 storeys with a 2-light ground floor
window, a 3-light first floor window and a single-light C20 window to the
gable. To right of this is one 3-light ground floor window of C19 date.
To left is a lean-to with a 2-light window at left and a single-light
window to right. Central ridge chimneystack. The right hand gable end has
one sash window of 4x4 panes. The left hand side has a catslide roof to
the gable end and outshut with one 2-light casement window at left. Rear:
slightly to left of centre is a projecting C20 gabled wing with an
overhang to the first floor supported on square corner timbers. This has a
central ground-floor doorway with lateral lights and a C20 plate glass
window to the first floor. To left of this wing-is a 3-light C19 casement
window to the ground floor and to right a similar ground-floor window with
a similar first-floor window and 2-light window to the attic.

Interior: The two ground floor rooms have central longitudinal ceiling
beams with chamfering which die into the chimney breast and chamfered wall
plates projecting to the outer edges of the ceiling. The lean-to has
vertical and horizontal beams showing with brick infill. One first floor
room has jowled corner posts chamfered ceiling beams. Massive wind bracing
to the attic purlins.

Listing NGR: TM3063044638

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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