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Grove Farmhouse, Clopton

Description: Grove Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 August 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 286430

OS Grid Reference: TM2302254563
OS Grid Coordinates: 623022, 254563
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1443, 1.2581

Location: B1078, Clopton, Suffolk IP13 6QS

Locality: Clopton
Local Authority: Suffolk Coastal District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP13 6QS

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Listing Text

TM 25 SW
(West Side)
8/16 Grove Farmhouse
- II

Farmhouse. Late C16/early C17 with late C18/early C19 addition. Timber
framed with rendered infill and brick with a plaintile and pantile roof.
Two storeys with attic. Entrance front: C20 fenestration. Late C18/early
C19 single bay at right with a lean-to to its right flank. The late
C16/early C17 portion at left of this has a projecting C20 gabled wing to
left of centre. This wing has a panelled door at centre and single-light
casement to right and a 2-light casement to the first floor. To left of
the wing are a 2-light ground and first floor windows. To right are three
2-light and one 3-light ground floor casements and two 2-light casements at
first floor level. At far right, in the added portion are a 3-light ground
floor bow window and a 3-light gabled semi-dormer to the first floor. The
right hand gable end is blank save for a C20 chimney stack. The left hand
gable end has a 3-light ground floor and a 2-light first floor window with
a blocked attic window. The lean-to at left has a 2-light ground floor
casement. Rear: long outshut of C20 date at ground floor level. To the
first floor at left are a single-light and two 3-light casements and at
right a C17 3-light window with ovolo-moulded surround and mullions. The
later addition at left of this has a 2-light ground floor casement and a 3-
light first floor gabled semi-dormer.

Interior: close studding and chamfered ceiling beams to ground and first
floors. Screens passage with screen which has moulded muntins. Jowled
wall posts. Massive chimneybreast with baffle entry.

Listing NGR: TM2302254563

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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