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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: 1032935



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

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Fressingfield

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: 279998

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FRESSINGFIELD METFIELD LANE TM 27 NE 6/49 Wakelyns Farmhouse - -- II

Manor farmhouse. C16. Timber framed with a late C19 red brick casing except for the rear wall which is plastered. Roof of glazed black pantiles. 2 storeys and attic. 3-cell form. 3 windows, large-paned casements; whitewashed flat arches. The right gable end has a gabled brick porch with half-glazed door. Internal stack. Internally most of the frame is concealed. The hall bridging beam and the girding beam against the cross-passage have unusual stop-chamfers in the form of raised arrowheads pointing towards the centre of the room. An original hall doorway with leaf-carved spandrels. In the rear wall a blocked cross-passage doorway with arched head. Newel stairs. The rafters have been altered but the main roof structure, with clasped purlins, is intact.

Listing NGR: TM2874378909

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National Grid Reference: TM 28743 78909


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