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Rookery Farmhouse, Monewden

Description: Rookery Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 March 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 286510

OS Grid Reference: TM2268657266
OS Grid Coordinates: 622686, 257266
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1687, 1.2550

Location: Monewden, Suffolk IP13 7DF

Locality: Monewden
Local Authority: Suffolk Coastal District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP13 7DF

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Listing Text

TM 25 NW
(East side)
16/3/66 Rookery Farmhouse

Farmhouse. Dated 1593. Built for the Stebbings family. Timber framed
with colourwashed render and C20 pantile roof, originally thatched. Two
storeys. Entrance front: entrance doorway at left of centre with a 1/2-
glazed C19 door with a 2-light casement at left and two 3-light casements
at right. To the first floor at left are two 2-light casements and at
right a 3-light casement. To the ridge at right of centre is a stack with
sawtoothed flues above the rectangular base which bears the date and
initials I.S. and M.S. above and below the date on an octagonal stone.
Rear: projecting wing at right. Projecting catslide outshut to the right
and at left of this a ground floor doorway to its right and two 2-light
casements to the first floor. Right hand gable end: 3-light ground floor
C20 casement and a 2-light first floor window.
Interior: closely-spaced studding to the walls and cambered ceiling beams
and blocked windows with moulded mullions.

Listing NGR: TM2268657266

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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