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Decoy Farmhouse, Melton

Description: Decoy Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 June 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 286214

OS Grid Reference: TM2925551297
OS Grid Coordinates: 629255, 251297
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1124, 1.3468

Location: Old Church Road, Melton, Suffolk IP13 6DH

Locality: Melton
Local Authority: Suffolk Coastal District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP13 6DH

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Listing Text

TM 25 SE
1/15 Decoy Farmhouse

Farmhouse. C17 wing and early C19 front range with C20 additions. Much
altered C20. Timber framed and plastered with colour washed brick face.
Plain-tiled hipped roof. Rear earlier wing has pantiled roof. L plan, lobby
entrance. 2 storeys. 5 window range. Sashes in flush frames with glazing
bars; extreme left hand window has higher cill. Entrance porch with Tuscan
pilasters, entablature and pediment. 6 fielded panelled door with rectangular
fanlight over. Brick plat band. Red brick axial stack. Rear wing has
scattered fenestration: C20 casements. Boarded door with gauged brick arch.
Rear of front range has outshut and 2 storey flat roofed C20 extruded corner.
Some interior stopped chamfered beams exposed.

Listing NGR: TM2925551297

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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