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Bull Lane Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Long Melford, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0794 / 52°4'45"N

Longitude: 0.7321 / 0°43'55"E

OS Eastings: 587310

OS Northings: 245857

OS Grid: TL873458

Mapcode National: GBR QGY.RWJ

Mapcode Global: VHKDX.MZWT

Entry Name: Bull Lane Farmhouse

Listing Date: 10 January 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1036578

English Heritage Legacy ID: 278156

Location: Long Melford, Babergh, Suffolk, CO10

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

Civil Parish: Long Melford

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Long Melford Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

5377 Long Melford
Bull Lane Farmhouse
TL 84 NE 6/405 10.1.53.

A C16-C17 timber-framed and plastered house with cross wings at the east
and west ends. The south front was entirely refronted in the C18 when
the centre part was built out and heightened. 2 storeys. 4 window range,
double hung sashes with glazing bars. There is a central 6-panel door
with architrave and a Tuscan porch with plain columns and a modillion
cornice. The east and west cross wings project at the rear and the east
wing has exposed timber-framing. At the north end there is a 2 storeyed
square bay with mullioned windows (mostly blocked) with some lattice leaded
lights on the ground storey. The gable is carried out over the bay supported
on a cambered bressummer with fine carved ornamentation and with arched
braces at the outer ends, with pendants. An additional later wing extends
to the west of the west cross wing. Roofs tiled, with paired modillion
eaves cornice on the south front and a good chimney stack with 4 grouped
octagonal shafts on a square base to the east cross wing.

Listing NGR: TL8731045857

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

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