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Perkins Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Mendlesham, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2265 / 52°13'35"N

Longitude: 1.0885 / 1°5'18"E

OS Eastings: 611032

OS Northings: 263191

OS Grid: TM110631

Mapcode National: GBR TKP.625

Mapcode Global: VHL9Z.T99J

Entry Name: Perkins Farmhouse

Listing Date: 14 July 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1352509

English Heritage Legacy ID: 281657

Location: Mendlesham, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP14

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Mendlesham

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Mendlesham St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

MENDLESHAM TAN OFFICE
TM 16 SW
5/72 Perkins Farmhouse
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-- II
Farmhouse. Early C17. Timber framed, the front roughcast-rendered, the right
gable end cased in colourwashed brick with a weatherboarded gable. Thatched
roof. 2-cell, lobby entry type. 2 storeys and attic. 2 windows, small-paned
casements of 2 and 3 lights, mostly C19, the lower left window a C20 metal
replacement. Small original ovolo-mullioned upper window above doorway.
Plank door. Stack has good axial sawtooth shaft. Full-width one-storey rear
lean-to. Interior. Largely unaltered since C19. Left room has widely-spaced
studding and blocked windows with ovolo mullions. Chamfered floorbeam with
lamb's tongue stops, the joists plastered over. Early C19 fireplace surround
with original lintol behind. Right room has less of the structure visible.
Unchamfered floorbeam, plastered ceiling with simply-moulded borders. Good
original newel stair with thick treads. Upper floor not examined. A very
good intact example of its type.


Listing NGR: TM1103263191

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