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Rookery Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Drinkstone, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.211 / 52°12'39"N

Longitude: 0.8677 / 0°52'3"E

OS Eastings: 596026

OS Northings: 260854

OS Grid: TL960608

Mapcode National: GBR RGX.B6C

Mapcode Global: VHKDF.0P2D

Entry Name: Rookery Farmhouse

Listing Date: 18 April 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1032614

English Heritage Legacy ID: 280762

Location: Drinkstone, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP30

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Drinkstone

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

DRINKSTONE GEDDING ROAD
TL 96 SE
1/9 Rookery Farmhouse
-
GV II
Former farmhouse, probably early C17; remodelling of 1868. Two storeys and
attics. 3-cell cross-entry plan, the parlour of cross-wing form. In 1868 the
parlour wing was remodelled to form the main facade, to face west. Timber-
framed, encased at the front in gault brick. Plaintiled roofs. An early C17
chimney of red brick at the junction of the two ranges: good quality sawtooth
stack with moulded base. Two other C19 chimneys are of identical design. 3
windows. Casements with prominent mullions and transomes. An entrance porch
of gault brick: 2 storeys with attic, multiple-panelled door, and above the
attic window is a stone lintel carved with "F.N. 1868".


Listing NGR: TL9602660854

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