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Tiptofts Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Badwell Ash, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2762 / 52°16'34"N

Longitude: 0.9556 / 0°57'20"E

OS Eastings: 601732

OS Northings: 268339

OS Grid: TM017683

Mapcode National: GBR SHL.8FL

Mapcode Global: VHKD8.J11X

Entry Name: Tiptofts Farmhouse

Listing Date: 15 July 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1181848

English Heritage Legacy ID: 281760

Location: Badwell Ash, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP31

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Badwell Ash

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Badwell Ash St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


5/15 Tiptofts Farmhouse


Former farmhouse, now in 2 occupations. Late C16; main range and cross-wing.
Timber-framed; roughcast to cross-wing, old render with traces of comb
pargetting to main range, and some replacement brick to ground floor; old
plaintiles. 2 storeys; attics to cross-wing. c19 3-light casement windows
with glazing-bars to the upper floor, and similar larger windows with
transomes to the ground floor; plank door. The wing has a 2-light attic
window, and a small gabled dormer in the outer roof-slope. C20 half-glazed
entrance door to a small enclosed and gabled porch. Both ranges have internal
chimney-stacks with high plain red brick shafts, that to the main range very
narrow and set across the ridge of the roof. Interior of main range not
examined, but it is long and unlikely to be all of one date. The cross-wing
has a 2-cell lobby entrance form in 3 bays, including the chimney-bay. A
newel stair beside the stack. Main beams only exposed in the ground-floor
rooms, to the left of the stack with ovolo-moulding and cut-off stops, and to
the right with chamfer and scroll stops. Attics now inaccessible.

Listing NGR: TM0173268339

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