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Hill Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Baylham, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1234 / 52°7'24"N

Longitude: 1.0755 / 1°4'31"E

OS Eastings: 610632

OS Northings: 251689

OS Grid: TM106516

Mapcode National: GBR TLT.W5K

Mapcode Global: VHLBC.LWFL

Entry Name: Hill Farmhouse

Listing Date: 24 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1208212

English Heritage Legacy ID: 279242

Location: Baylham, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP6

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Baylham

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Baylham St Peter

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

BAYLHAM UPPER STREET
TM 15 SW
3/49 Hill Farmhouse
-
- II
Farmhouse, early or mid C15 with alterations of C16 and mid C19. A 3-cell
open hall house with cross-passage entrance. 2 storeys. Timber-framed and
plastered. Plaintiled roof with a C16 axial chimney of red brick; the gable
chimney to left was added in C19. Mid C19 small pane sashes and casements,
and 4-panelled entrance door. The central open hall has a good-quality
crownpost roof, complete, and with a cross-quadrate crownpost at the open
truss; all heavily smoke-blackened. The roof was originally hipped at either
end at the right hand parlour end the evidence remains for the high-level
gablet through which smoke escaped. Both ends of the roof were gabled in
coupled-rafter construction in C16; in C17 an open collar-beam truss was
inserted over the parlour-chamber for added headroom. In C16 or C17 an upper
floor was built over the open hall and a chimney was inserted between hall and
parlour. During major refurbishment in C19, the house was functionally
reversed and the parlour became a kitchen.


Listing NGR: TM1063251689

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