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Brooks Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Newton, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0302 / 52°1'48"N

Longitude: 0.7967 / 0°47'48"E

OS Eastings: 591952

OS Northings: 240560

OS Grid: TL919405

Mapcode National: GBR RJY.Q87

Mapcode Global: VHKFB.R7KG

Entry Name: Brooks Farmhouse

Listing Date: 9 February 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1033546

English Heritage Legacy ID: 278485

Location: Newton, Babergh, Suffolk, CO10

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

Civil Parish: Newton

Built-Up Area: Newton

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Newton Green

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

THE GREEN
1.
5377 (North East Side)
Newton
Brook's Farmhouse
TL 94 SW 9/740 lO.1.53.
II

2.
A C16-C17 timber-framed and plastered house. Restored and renovated in
the C20 with modern doors and windows but in style. A narrow gabled 3
storeyed wing projects on the front, probably a staircase wing added in
the C17. The upper storey is jettied on the north-west end of the front
on either side of the wing, on exposed joists. The timber-framing is
exposed on most of the south-west and north-west fronts. The house is
mainly 2 storeys. The windows are casements with leaded lights. 2 gabled
porches project on the front. The porches and the 3 storey wing have
carved bargeboards (C20), to an old design. At the south-east end a slightly
lower wing extends, probably this was originally a granary or outbuilding,
but now converted to become part of the dwelling. The wing at the rear
on the north-west end has a large external chimney stack with tabled offsets.
Roofs tiled, hipped at the north-west and south-east ends.


Listing NGR: TL9195240560

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

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