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Wingfield Priory

A Grade II Listed Building in Wingfield, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.3413 / 52°20'28"N

Longitude: 1.2891 / 1°17'20"E

OS Eastings: 624150

OS Northings: 276566

OS Grid: TM241765

Mapcode National: GBR VKX.2QZ

Mapcode Global: VHL9J.9DCZ

Entry Name: Wingfield Priory

Listing Date: 29 July 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1182847

English Heritage Legacy ID: 280111

Location: Wingfield, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP21

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Wingfield

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Wingfield St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

WINGFIELD TOP ROAD
TM 27 NW
5/162 Wingfield Priory
-
29.7.55
-- II

Farmhouse. Circa 1600 with C16 and later work to rear. Timber framed and
plastered, lined in imitation of ashlar. Plaintiled roofs except later
sections of rear range which are pantiled. 2 storeys with attic to main
range. 3-cell main range with a long rear wing in 3 sections. A mixture of
C20 reproduction mullion and transom windows and mullioned windows (many
original), all with C20 plain glass. 2 original windows to left gable end.
Cross-passage entry: a small C20 gabled porch with plank and muntin door;
inside the porch the original entrance door to the same pattern. Matching
porch to rear. Internal stack (the upper part rebuilt) placed between the
hall and service end, leaving the parlour unheated. Fine interior with a
fully exposed frame; close studding throughout on the ground floor. The hall
and parlour have cross-beamed ceilings and storey posts with moulded heads.
The parlour is at a higher level, with an original cellar below. Newel
stairs; some original doors. The rear range comprises: a C16 range attached
to the main part of the house; a 3-bay barn with queen-post roof, the framing
considerably altered and with a number of large diamond-mullioned windows
inserted; a lower range of stabling, probably of early C18 date.


Listing NGR: TM2415076566

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