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Whitefield House

A Grade II Listed Building in Drinkstone, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2086 / 52°12'30"N

Longitude: 0.8565 / 0°51'23"E

OS Eastings: 595271

OS Northings: 260552

OS Grid: TL952605

Mapcode National: GBR RGX.FCM

Mapcode Global: VHKDD.SRP8

Entry Name: Whitefield House

Listing Date: 18 April 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1032619

English Heritage Legacy ID: 280771

Location: Drinkstone, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP30

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Drinkstone

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Drinkstone All Saints

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TL 96 SE
Whitefield House
Farmhouse, late C17. 2 storeys and attics. 4 windows. 3-cell-lobby-
entrance plan. Timber-framed and pebble-dashed. Plaintiled roofs. An
axial chimney, the shaft rebuilt in C19 red brick. Early C17 3-light
casements with transomes. 6-panelled door at lobby-entrance position,
the upper pair of panels glazed. An original 1 1/2 storey rear service
wing. Interior: complete C17 oak framing extensively exposed - primary-
braced studding and on-edge floor joists. 2-tier butt purlin roof, with
many reused components from another roof of similar design. A wide
lintelled open fireplace in the hall. Some original patterned
plasterwork and a blocked original window in the rear wall. Alterations
to rear in progress at date of resurvey.

Listing NGR: TL9527160552

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

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