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Moat Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Fressingfield, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.3299 / 52°19'47"N

Longitude: 1.3308 / 1°19'50"E

OS Eastings: 627046

OS Northings: 275429

OS Grid: TM270754

Mapcode National: GBR WM9.TJ6

Mapcode Global: VHL9K.0PWQ

Entry Name: Moat Farmhouse

Listing Date: 21 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1032961

English Heritage Legacy ID: 279955

Location: Fressingfield, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP21

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Fressingfield

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Fressingfield St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TM 27 NE
- Moat Farmhouse
-- II

Farmhouse. Late C16/early C17 with mid-late C17 rear addition. C19
alterations. Timber framed, encased in C19 red brick with white brick
quoining. Roof of glazed black pantiles. 3-cell, lobby entrance type. 3
windows, C19 large-pane casements under segmental arches. C19 gabled porch
(contemporary with facade) with scalloped bargeboards, a C19 4-panel entrance
door and plain rectangular fanlight. Internal stack, the shaft rebuilt in
early C20. Much of the frame is exposed internally. The hall has an ovolo-
moulded bridging beam and matching cornice. Arched brick fireplace in hall
chamber. One of the service rooms has an ovolo-moulded doorway, probably the
original outside doorway re-used. Original newel stairs (both flights) and
several old doors. Remains of medieval moat.

Listing NGR: TM2704675429

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

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