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Benstead Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Mettingham, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.4651 / 52°27'54"N

Longitude: 1.4797 / 1°28'46"E

OS Eastings: 636465

OS Northings: 290936

OS Grid: TM364909

Mapcode National: GBR XM8.GXR

Mapcode Global: VHM6H.L9ML

Entry Name: Benstead Farmhouse

Listing Date: 27 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1032038

English Heritage Legacy ID: 282172

Location: Mettingham, Waveney, Suffolk, NR35

County: Suffolk

District: Waveney

Civil Parish: Mettingham

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Mettingham All Saints

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TM 39 SE
1/21 Benstead Farmhouse
- II
Farmhouse. Late C16. Timber-framed, encased in brick, mostly colourwashed;
plastered gables, that to the left with applied timbering. Slated roof. 2
storeys and attic. 3-cell form with cross-passage entry. 3 windows, mid C20
3-light casements without glazing bars under segmental arches; half-glazed
entrance door. Internal stack. The main components of the frame are visible
in the upper rooms, and in the hall plain joists are exposed. Original stairs
removed. The roof structure has been renewed and a lower parallel rear wing
added in common brick, both perhaps c.1900

Listing NGR: TM3646590936

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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