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The Nest

A Grade II Listed Building in Wilby, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2996 / 52°17'58"N

Longitude: 1.2884 / 1°17'18"E

OS Eastings: 624309

OS Northings: 271918

OS Grid: TM243719

Mapcode National: GBR VL9.VYV

Mapcode Global: VHL9Q.8GYJ

Entry Name: The Nest

Listing Date: 18 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1032828

English Heritage Legacy ID: 280258

Location: Wilby, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP21

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Wilby

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Wilby St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TM 27 SW

3/138 The Nest
-- II

Former farmhouse. In 3 distinct sections: to right part of a medieval range;
to centre a mid C16 parlour addition in 3 bays; to left a small C19 addition.
Timber framed and plastered with pantiled roofs. Parlour addition has 2
storeys with disused attic, remainder 1½ storeys. Mid C20 standard casement
windows; mid C20 door. Gable stack to parlour addition, at its junction with
the earlier range. Small gable stack to C19 wing. In the parlour a bridging
beam with barred stop-chamfers; the front storey post retains its original
shaped head. The chamber above has fine exposed framing with reversed braces
and tie beams with a pronounced camber. Chamfered-joist ceiling with planked-
in cornice. Over this chamber is a queen-post roof.

Listing NGR: TM2430971918

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