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Grove Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Spexhall, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.3804 / 52°22'49"N

Longitude: 1.4894 / 1°29'21"E

OS Eastings: 637580

OS Northings: 281546

OS Grid: TM375815

Mapcode National: GBR XN7.RCW

Mapcode Global: VHM6W.RFRK

Entry Name: Grove Farmhouse

Listing Date: 23 April 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1032049

English Heritage Legacy ID: 282097

Location: Spexhall, Waveney, Suffolk, IP19

County: Suffolk

District: Waveney

Civil Parish: Spexhall

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Spexhall St Peter

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


2/23 Grove Farmhouse

- II

Called Spexhallgrove farm on map.
Farmhouse. C16 timber-framed core, encased in early C19 colour-washed brick.
Black glazed pantiles; corbelled gables; 2 internal chimney-stacks with plain
square white brick shafts. 2 storeys, formerly with attics to main range; it
storeys to a wing, set back, at right-angles to the front. 2-light and 3-
light early C19 mullion-and-transome type windows, in deep reveals with
segmental-arched heads, to each storey. Lobby-entrance against the stack;
entrance door within a slightly projecting 2-storey porch with flat roof and
moulded cornice, the door itself recessed, with 6 flush panels, and the
surround with half-round pilasters, plain architrave, and flat pediment. 3-
cell main range, with most timbers covered: one main beam with wide chamfer
and stepped stops. Newel stair against the internal stack. The wing, in 3
bays, added as a service range. The remains of a moat surround the house.

Listing NGR: TM3758081546

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

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