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Hill House Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Wissett, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.3657 / 52°21'56"N

Longitude: 1.4482 / 1°26'53"E

OS Eastings: 634855

OS Northings: 279776

OS Grid: TM348797

Mapcode National: GBR XND.LZ2

Mapcode Global: VHM6W.1SZV

Entry Name: Hill House Farmhouse

Listing Date: 23 April 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1352573

English Heritage Legacy ID: 282126

Location: Wissett, Waveney, Suffolk, IP19

County: Suffolk

District: Waveney

Civil Parish: Wissett

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Wissett St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


4/52 Hill House Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse. Circa 1600. 2 storeys, formerly with attics. Timber-framed;
roughcast-rendered; plaintiled roof. An internal chimney-stack: square base
with recessed panel, plain rebuilt red brick shaft. 3 3-light windows to each
storey: mid C20 replacements to ground floor, Edwardian mullion-and-transome
type to upper floor. C20 plank door. Good interior, with exposed timbering;
3-cell lobby-entrance form, but the 3rd unit appears to be a slightly later
addition, with evidence of end walls removed on each floor. The main beams to
the rooms on each side of the stack have ovolo-moulding and curved stops with
bar; joists chamfered and stopped. One open fireplace with a roll-moulded
timber lintel. On the upper floor, long jowls to post-heads, long arched
braces removed; original upper ceilings; some blocked original windows; arched
braces to side and end walls.

Listing NGR: TM3485579776

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