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Potash Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Framsden, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2069 / 52°12'24"N

Longitude: 1.2155 / 1°12'55"E

OS Eastings: 619797

OS Northings: 261395

OS Grid: TM197613

Mapcode National: GBR VMC.N3F

Mapcode Global: VHLB2.0SXJ

Entry Name: Potash Farmhouse

Listing Date: 22 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1033090

English Heritage Legacy ID: 279644

Location: Framsden, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP14

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Framsden

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Framsden St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TM 16 SE
1/25 Potash Farmhouse
Farmhouse, built in two stages: mid/late C16, and early C17. 2 storeys, 3-
cell lobby entrance plan since C17. Timber-framed and roughcast. Thatched
roof with C19 undulating bargeboards and fascia soffits. An axial C17 chimney
of red brick. Mainly C18 and C19 small-pane casements. C19 boarded entrance
door. Unmoulded framing exposed internally: the C16 hall and service cells
have arch-windbraced studwork. Coupled-rafter roof rebuilt at service cell,
and given clasped purlins in C17. The C16 house was probably built with a 2-
cell plan, with a timber framed external chimney at the right hand end of the
hall. Over both the hall and service rooms extends a 3-bay chamber with arch-
braced tie-beams. 2-bay C17 parlour cross-wing to right with on-edge floor
joists and windbraced butt-purlin roof.

Listing NGR: TM1985261003

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

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