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Moat Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in All Saints and St. Nicholas, South Elmham, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.3901 / 52°23'24"N

Longitude: 1.4444 / 1°26'39"E

OS Eastings: 634466

OS Northings: 282479

OS Grid: TM344824

Mapcode National: GBR XN6.00R

Mapcode Global: VHM6V.Z6G2

Entry Name: Moat Farmhouse

Listing Date: 27 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1284071

English Heritage Legacy ID: 282284

Location: All Saints and St. Nicholas, South Elmham, Waveney, Suffolk, IP19

County: Suffolk

District: Waveney

Civil Parish: All Saints and St. Nicholas, S

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Rumburgh with South Elmham All Saints St Michael and All Angels and St Felix

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


4/24 Moat Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse, moated on 3 sides. Circa 1600. 2 storeys and attics to main
house; 1½ storeys to a small extension on the left dated 1841. Timber-framed
and rendered; black glazed pantiles; formerly thatched. Basic 3-cell form,
with an internal chimney-stack and cross-entry. The internal stack has a
large, square red brick shaft with corbelled head and chimney-pots. A
smaller, similar stack on the right gable. 4 windows and one blank to the
upper floor, 3 windows to the ground floor, all old casements with.transomes,
2-light and 3-light. C19 porch in matching materials: fluted bargeboards,
spike finial, 4-panelled door. Plain interior with much framing covered. On
the left, one bay has wide flat plain joists and a chamfered main beam on the
ground floor. The roof has stepped butt purlins with pared-off ends and an
upper row of clasped purlins. Old plank doors in the attics. The internal
stack may have been inserted into an early smoke-bay.

Listing NGR: TM3446682479

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