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Barn 30 Metres East of Rookery Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Metfield, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.3808 / 52°22'50"N

Longitude: 1.3698 / 1°22'11"E

OS Eastings: 629438

OS Northings: 281201

OS Grid: TM294812

Mapcode National: GBR WLR.R42

Mapcode Global: VHL9C.PFH8

Entry Name: Barn 30 Metres East of Rookery Farmhouse

Listing Date: 21 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1182319

English Heritage Legacy ID: 280047

Location: Metfield, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP20

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Metfield

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Metfield

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TM 28 SE
2/98 Barn 30m east of Rookery
- Farmhouse
-- II

Barn. Late C16. Timber framed and weatherboarded with a plaintiled roof. 4
bays; cart entrance in 2nd. bay from south, with a porch on the west side.
Full-height oak studs except in the north gable end where there is a middle
rail; some later alterations to the frame. The northernmost bay was once
floored over and used as stables; there is evidence for original diamond-
mullioned windows. Good intact roof with clasped and butt purlins and cranked
wind-bracing; there are queen-struts from the tie beams to the principal

Listing NGR: TM2943881201

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

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