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Hold Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Bures St. Mary, Suffolk

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Latitude: 51.971 / 51°58'15"N

Longitude: 0.7967 / 0°47'48"E

OS Eastings: 592204

OS Northings: 233974

OS Grid: TL922339

Mapcode National: GBR RKQ.J7P

Mapcode Global: VHKFJ.RQKD

Entry Name: Hold Farmhouse

Listing Date: 30 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1351943

English Heritage Legacy ID: 278684

Location: Bures St. Mary, Babergh, Suffolk, CO8

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

Civil Parish: Bures St. Mary

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Bures St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TL 93 SW
Hold Farmhouse

Former farmhouse, said to have been a flax mill. C16, C17, C19. In 2 parallel ranges.
Rear range. First floor timber framed, rendered to rear, with partly early C16 brick
left hand gable, part C19 right hand gable; ground floor of c1600 English bond brickwork
with C19 patching exposed front wall and front range are in C19 brick. Plaintile and
slate roofs. 2 storeys. Rear range, 5 bays. North elevation, has 4-centre arched
entrance, with 2 orders chamfered brickwork, the hood rendered over. Blocked and
containing C20 sash with glazing bars. 2 C20 sashes with glazing bars to left.
1st floor 3-light mullion window with cavetto and roll mouldings, 2 C20 horned sashes
with glazing bars. C19 wing to south obscures all but one bay of rear build, treated
as one with the extension. 1st floor brick band. C19 2 bay wing with sashes with
glazing bars, similar openings to left bay of rear wing. External stack, the ground
floor in early C16 brick to left hand gable of rear wing. Stack to rear of C19 wing.
Interior. Rear wing. Evidence of original ground floor partitions to left hand bay
only. Opposing brick archway in south wall, the south face of Finely cut brickwork
in 2 chamfered orders, with moulded hood. Exposed first floor frame. Some exposed
ground floor brick in English bond. The first floor formerly jettied to south. Remains
of early windows in south wall. Crown post roof of square posts, some with cranked

Listing NGR: TL9220433974

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