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Moat Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Dalham, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2157 / 52°12'56"N

Longitude: 0.556 / 0°33'21"E

OS Eastings: 574716

OS Northings: 260581

OS Grid: TL747605

Mapcode National: GBR PCV.3DD

Mapcode Global: VHJGS.LKBS

Entry Name: Moat Farmhouse

Listing Date: 26 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1192940

English Heritage Legacy ID: 275576

Location: Dalham, Forest Heath, Suffolk, CB8

County: Suffolk

District: Forest Heath

Civil Parish: Dalham

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Dalham St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


6/16 Moat Farmhouse


House. C15, with alterations of late C17 (T.1688 S., carved on
fireplace lintel). 3-cell open hall house, one-and-a-half
storeys and attics. Timber-framed and rendered, weatherboarding
to gable. Pantiled roof with monopitch casement dormers and
axial chimney of red brick with two C20 square diagonally-set
flues on a rendered base. C20 casements with leaded lights.
Blocked lobby entrance doorway with canopy on brackets. The two-
bay open hall has a central truss with strongly cambered arch-
braced tie-beam. A diamond mullioned window at the right-hand
end under the formerly-hipped roof. At the left-hand end
irregular unchamfered lodged floorjoists and formerly half-hipped
gable, possibly the parlour end. The 2-flue chimney probably
inserted c.1688 (date carved on lintel of parlour fireplace), and
at same time 1st floor inserted into open hall.

Listing NGR: TL7471660581

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