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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: 1032936



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: 280000

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FRESSINGFIELD NEW STREET TM 27 NE 6/51 Mount Pleasant - -- II

Farmhouse. C15. Timber framed with modern textured render. The south gable is partly cased in C19 red brick; the north gable end was entirely rebuilt in brick in 1975. Pantiled roof. 2 storeys. C19 casement windows. C19 boarded and 4-panelled doors, both enclosed by a flat-roofed open porch. A late C19 canted ground floor bay to the south gable end. Internal stack with mid C20 shaft. A former open hall house with one-bay storied ends. Blocked paired service doorways with 4-centre arched heads. At the upper end of the hall a moulded and embattled dais beam and a similarly-ornamented beam at the lower end. against the cross-passage. Heavy 2-centre arched doorway to the parlour, perhaps of earlier date. Plain joists in parlour and to inserted floor in hall. Exposed studding on the upper floor, with tension braces in the surviving gable end wall. Cambered tie beam to open truss, the braces missing. Over the hall a queen-post roof with a ridge piece, all the components smoke-blackened. The roof originally may have been hipped over the end bays.

Listing NGR: TM2565777303

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National Grid Reference: TM 25657 77303


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