History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

West End Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Finborough, Suffolk

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1634 / 52°9'48"N

Longitude: 0.9346 / 0°56'4"E

OS Eastings: 600805

OS Northings: 255738

OS Grid: TM008557

Mapcode National: GBR SJX.930

Mapcode Global: VHKDN.4WXF

Entry Name: West End Farmhouse

Listing Date: 22 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1032980

English Heritage Legacy ID: 279896

Location: Great Finborough, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP14

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Great Finborough

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Great Finborough St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

Find accommodation in
Buxhall

Listing Text

GREAT FINBOROUGH HIGH STREET GREEN
TM 05 NW

2/121 West End Farmhouse
-
GV II

Farmhouse, early C16 core with major alterations, principally of early C19.
3-cell plan; an original but concealed cross-wing is at right-hand end. Two
storeys, and one storey with attics. Timber-framed, encased in C19 and mid
C20 gault brick. Roof partly plaintiled; the low-pitched C19 roof is slated,
and the entire steep rear slope concrete tiled. 2 axial chimneys of red
brick, the shaft of one was rebuilt C20 in gault brick, the other in red
brick. Early C19 small-pane sashes. C19 entrance door with 6 panels; Doric
portico porch with flat entablature on columns. An early C16 wing to right
has heavy, mainly concealed framing, unchamfered floor joists and clasped
purlin roof; inserted C17 chimney. Quite complete C16 service cell to left,
with massive floor joists and tension-braced studding. Included despite C19
and C20 alterations for good C16 work. Associated with medieval moat,
partially infilled.


Listing NGR: TM0080555738

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.