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Common Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Metfield, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.3586 / 52°21'30"N

Longitude: 1.3799 / 1°22'47"E

OS Eastings: 630242

OS Northings: 278771

OS Grid: TM302787

Mapcode National: GBR WM5.1PF

Mapcode Global: VHL9C.VZV8

Entry Name: Common Farmhouse

Listing Date: 21 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1284620

English Heritage Legacy ID: 280041

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 37 NW
7/92 Common Farmhouse
-- II

Farmhouse. C17, in 2 phases, with a later 1 1/2-storey dairy wing to the left.
Timber framed, roughcast rendered with a thatched roof. 2 storeys and attic.
2-cell form. C18-C19 casement windows. Plank half-door to left, half-glazed
door to right. Central axial stack. The left hand ground floor room has a
ceiling with chamfered joists (set flat) and bridging beam inscribed 'FS 1690'
(for Francis Sancroft): this possibly dates the floor structure although the
quality of the framing on the floor above suggests an earlier date. The
portion of the house to the right of the stack is a later addition.

Listing NGR: TM3024278771

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