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Moat Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Wilby, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2986 / 52°17'54"N

Longitude: 1.3113 / 1°18'40"E

OS Eastings: 625880

OS Northings: 271878

OS Grid: TM258718

Mapcode National: GBR WMN.VRR

Mapcode Global: VHL9Q.PH38

Entry Name: Moat Farmhouse

Listing Date: 18 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1181779

English Heritage Legacy ID: 280285

Location: Wilby, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP21

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Wilby

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Wilby St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

WILBY WILBY LANE
TM 27 SE

4/165 Moat Farmhouse
-
-- II

Farmhouse. Late C16/early C17, the rear range probably a slightly later
addition. L-shape plan. Timber framed and plastered, roof of glazed black
pantiles. 2 storeys and attic. 3-cell front range: 3 windows, C19 3-light
casements without glazing bars. Long former dairy window to left, now glazed.
Central 6-panel door (upper 2 panels glazed), mid C20 open porch. Internal
stack and another at the right gable end. Rear wing has a gable stack with
shafts in sawtooth pattern. Against this gable end is a small 1½-storey
plastered addition. Unmodernised interior with good studding, mostly covered
by wallpaper or limewash. 2 arched first floor fireplaces, plastered and
lined to imitate stonework. Rear range has ovolo-moulded bridging beam, a
blocked window with ovolo mullions and some C17 panelled oak doors. Attics
not accessible at time of survey. Remains of medieval moat.


Listing NGR: TM2588071878

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