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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1032912



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

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Metfield

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 21-Oct-1987

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 280046

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METFIELD HONEYPOT LANE TM 28 SE 2/97 Rookery Farmhouse - -- II

Farmhouse. C16 with C19 alterations. Timber framed and plastered, with brick-cased gable ends. The front (east) side has old panelled plasterwork. Roof with black glazed pantiles to the front and plaintiles to the rear. 2 storeys and attic. 3-cell form. 3 windows, old 2-light casements. Some windows have square-leaded glass. To the left an early C19 doorway with 4- panelled door and architrave with corner roundels. Boarded door to right. Heavy internal stack and a second smaller stack. Some exposed first-floor framing internally with evidence for original windows. There have been alterations to accommodate a C19 staircase although the original newel stairs still survive. Substantial remains of medieval moat.

Listing NGR: TM2941181182

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National Grid Reference: TM 29411 81182


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