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Bridge Farmhouse, Chediston

Description: Bridge Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 286035

OS Grid Reference: TM3582677611
OS Grid Coordinates: 635826, 277611
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3458, 1.4609

Location: B1123, Chediston, Suffolk IP19 0AE

Locality: Chediston
Local Authority: Suffolk Coastal District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP19 0AE

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Listing Text


3/16 Bridge Farmhouse
- II

Farmhouse. C15 core with much subsequent alteration, especially in C18 and
early C19. L shape plan, the rear wing added C18 or C19. Timber framed and
plastered, with small remains of panelled plasterwork on the facade; roof with
modern plaintiles at the front and clay pantiles at the rear. 2 storeys and
attic. 3 cell form with cross-passage entry. 3 windows, C18-C19 casements;
doorway with 6-panel door (the upper 2 panels glazed), architrave, frieze and
bracketed hood. Internal stack to front and gable end stack to rear. Single
storey colourwashed brick C19 addition set forward to left. There is a
particularly good dais beam carved with double crenellations below which is a
series of flower motifs; a small part of another crenellated beam is visible
in the cross-passage. The room to the right of the cross-passage has exposed
framing and joists and a large 5-light blocked window with chamfered mullions.
Early C19 well stairs. The roof was renewed in C18.

Listing NGR: TM3582677611

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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