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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: 1352364



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

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Woolpit

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 18-Apr-1988

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 280883

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WOOLPIT THE GREEN TL 96 SE 1/130 Abbey Farmhouse - - II Former farmhouse. Early C16 with alterations of early C17 and c.1970. One storey and attics. A 2-cell open hall house with major additions. Timber- framed and plastered. Thatched roof with an axial C17 chimney of pink/buff brick, and another external gable chimney also C17. An eyebrow casement dormer. Mid C20 small-pane casements. Boarded C20 entrance door. A 2-bay open hall has a storeyed cell at the east end. Arch windbraced widely-spaced studding. Queenpost roof (the open truss has been removed). Unchamfered 1st floor joists. A C17 inserted 1st floor in the hall has on-edge joists. A wide lintelled open fireplace of this date in the 2nd cell. Two single-cell extensions added either side in C17: one has a lintelled parlour fireplace and the other a diamond mullioned window.

Listing NGR: TL9757161324

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National Grid Reference: TL 97571 61324


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