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Lines Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Gislingham, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2989 / 52°17'56"N

Longitude: 1.0172 / 1°1'1"E

OS Eastings: 605827

OS Northings: 271040

OS Grid: TM058710

Mapcode National: GBR TJM.S0D

Mapcode Global: VHKD3.LH30

Entry Name: Lines Farmhouse

Listing Date: 14 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1352110

English Heritage Legacy ID: 279522

Location: Gislingham, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP23

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Gislingham

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Gislingham St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TM 07 SE
2/66 Lines Farm House
- II

Shown on OS Map as Back Street. House. c.1600, extended early C18, altered
C19. Timber framed; plastered. Thatched roof. 3 cell lobby entry plan with
1 bay added on parlour end to right. 2 storeys. Ground floor: lobby entrance
is now roughly central, half glazed, half fielded panelled door, architrave
with hoodboard, towards left or service end a boarded door; 3-light part
opening metal frame casements, ground floor hoodboards, smaller first floor
windows. Slightly higher eaves to added bay to right. Axial ridge stack
between hall and parlour. Left end exposed plates and side purlins. Right
gable end is C18 red brick, diapered with flared headers, internal end stack.
To rear right a short flint and red brick lean-to outshut, pantiled oven
outshut behind stack. Interior: frame largely concealed, original parlour has
richly carved acanthus frieze on fireplace bressumer with roll moulded
borders, ogee stop chamfered axial binding beams, later stop chamfered cross
axial binding beam in added bay, cambered collars to concealed roof.

Listing NGR: TM0582771040

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