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High Barn

A Grade II Listed Building in Drinkstone, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2086 / 52°12'30"N

Longitude: 0.8655 / 0°51'55"E

OS Eastings: 595882

OS Northings: 260576

OS Grid: TL958605

Mapcode National: GBR RGX.HM9

Mapcode Global: VHKDD.YRD8

Entry Name: High Barn

Listing Date: 18 April 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1032609

English Heritage Legacy ID: 280754

Location: Drinkstone, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP30

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Drinkstone

Built-Up Area: Drinkstone Green

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Drinkstone All Saints

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TL 96 SE
- High Barn
- II

House; built as a barn in C18 and converted to a pair of cottages in early/mid
C19; mid C20 remodelling. 4 bays. 2 storeys. Timber-framed and plastered:
the framing is exposed with plaster infill along the front elevation: primary-
braced studwork. Thatched roof with an axial chimney of C19 painted brick.
Mid C20 casements. A single-storey C20 entrance porch with hipped thatched
roof to right; a C17 moulded plank door with vertical glazed slats. C18
tiebeams at open trusses retain long arch braces. At the 2nd bay from the
west, there is no original studding; instead there are arch braces beneath the
tie beam, indicating that the building was built with a porch at this point.
Despite C20 alterations, the building is of interest as an early example of
the conversion of a farm building into dwellings.

Listing NGR: TL9588260576

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