WILLOW FARMHOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1032466

Date first listed: 15-Nov-1954

Statutory Address: WILLOW FARMHOUSE, ASHFIELD ROAD

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: WILLOW FARMHOUSE, ASHFIELD ROAD

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk (District Authority)

Parish: Elmswell

National Grid Reference: TL 99239 64488

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History

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Details

TL 96 SE ELMSWELL ASHFIELD ROAD

5/21 Willow Farmhouse 15.11.54

-- II

Farmhouse, C15 with late C16/early C17 alterations. One storey and attics; a 2-storey with attics cross-wing added to left. A 3-cell open hall house. Timber-framed and plastered. Thatched roof, half-hipped at right-hand end. Two C18/C19 gabled plaintiled dormers, one with 3 leaded-glazed lights. An axial early C17 chimney of red brick, with a frieze of red terracotta tiles forming a diaper pattern. An external service chimney to left is similar, but also has a sawtooth shaft. Late C18 or early C19 3-light casements. Mid C20 battened and boarded entrance door. A single-storey extension to left of C17/C18, and a lean-to C19 extension to right. Interior: The smoke-encrusted open hall roof was originally of crownpost form: the post has been damaged during later alterations by the removal of the octagonal shaft below the braces, and is no longer in the structure. It has a plain splayed capital with 4-centred curved solid plank braces. The hall has widely-spaced tension- braced studding, and a.blocked 4-centred arched cross-entry doorway. The cross-wing was added c.1600, when basecrucks were inserted at the upper level at the junction with the service cell of the older building.

Listing NGR: TL9923964488

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 281124

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