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Menes Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Bacton, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2601 / 52°15'36"N

Longitude: 0.9891 / 0°59'20"E

OS Eastings: 604093

OS Northings: 266643

OS Grid: TM040666

Mapcode National: GBR SHT.BWX

Mapcode Global: VHKD9.3G88

Entry Name: Menes Farmhouse

Listing Date: 15 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1032714

English Heritage Legacy ID: 280496

Location: Bacton, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP14

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Bacton

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Bacton St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TM 06 NW

1/14 Menes Farmhouse

- II

Former farmhouse, C15 or early C16 core with alterations of mid C16. 3-cell plan.
One storey and attics. Timber-framed and plastered. Thatched roof with axial
chimney of red brick. Mid C20 casement with small panes; two flat-roofed bay
windows. C20 thatched gabled porch at lobby entrance position with boarded and
battened door. A fragmentary open hall of 2 bays at the centre of the building:
smoke-blackened coupled rafter roof with evidence for a hip to left; the house must
have been of 2-cell form. An altered original diamond-mullioned hall window. The
open truss is missing apart from posts with arch brace mortices. A cell was added
to left in mid C16: arch windbraced close studding and heavy lodged unchamfered
floor joists. A cell was added to right later in C16 in place of the original
service cell. Diamond-mullioned windows also at this stage. Floor joists slightly
less massive, also an upper floor was inserted in the hall.

Listing NGR: TM0409366643

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