Description: Shop Farmhouse
Date Listed: 15 August 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 286445
OS Grid Reference: TM2252255436
OS Grid Coordinates: 622522, 255436
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1523, 1.2514
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CLOPTON SHOP ROAD
TM 25 NW
4/31 Shop Farmhouse
Farmhouse. Late C17. Timber framed with a pantile roof. Colourwashed
render. Two storeys. Two-cell plan. Entrance front: 3 bays, projecting
C20 porch with hipped roof and plank door at right and 2-light window at
left. Two-light C20 widows at right and left. Three 2-light windows to
the first floor. Recessed and at right is a single-storey addition with a
2-light window. Recessed at left is a further addition, flush with the
front which has brick walling at right and flint walling at left. Left
hand gable end: 2-light window with brick quoins at ground floor level. To
the centre of the gable is a brick chimneystack with offsets. Right hand
gable end: also with a chimney, here battered. Rear: large C20 addition at
left of 2 storeys with a flat roof. To right of this a 2-light casement.
Interior: One ground floor room has chamfered ceiling beam, wall plate
with stepped stops and a blocked window of 4 lights with chamfered
mullions. One further ground floor room has a ceiling beam with bar and
stepped lamb's tongue end stops raised on jowled wall posts. Heavy close
studding to the walls. The first floor has chamfered ceiling beams.
Jowled wall posts and mortice holes indicating arched braces.
Listing NGR: TM2252255436
Source: English Heritage
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