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Lodge Farm House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wyverstone, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2702 / 52°16'12"N

Longitude: 0.9776 / 0°58'39"E

OS Eastings: 603258

OS Northings: 267731

OS Grid: TM032677

Mapcode National: GBR SHM.MYZ

Mapcode Global: VHKD8.W6NJ

Plus Code: 9F427XCH+32

Entry Name: Lodge Farm House

Listing Date: 14 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1181638

English Heritage Legacy ID: 279594

Location: Wyverstone, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP14

County: Suffolk

Civil Parish: Wyverstone

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Wyverstone St George

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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House. Late C15 origins, largely rebuilt c.1530, extended or part rebuilt
late C16, altered and extended C19 and C20. Timber frame on brick base,
plastered; red brick additions. Steeply pitched machine tiled roof, black
glazed pantiled roof on additions. Broad 3 cell cross passage plan, stack and
parlour to left are probably a rebuilding of original smoke bay and parlour,
altered to lobby entrance plan. 2 storeys and attic. 5 window front;
entrance to left of centre, a part glazed 6 panelled door, architraved with
shaped brackets to a pedimental hood, 2 and 3-light C20 glazing bar casements.
Boxed eaves. Axial ridge stack to left of centre between hall and parlour,
rebuilt cap with an extra flue added to rear. To rear a continuous C19 and
C20 red brick lean-to outshut with a stack behind hall. Interior: partition
wall at lower end of hall survives from C15 house with brattished spere beam,
upper cranked brace, close studding; from cross passage into service bay a
reset 4-centred arched doorhead with Tudor roses in spandrels, hall has
richly moulded early C16 ceiling beams; cross axial binding beam, mid-rails
and upper end beam all with bar stopped complex roll and hollow mouldings,
upper bay has a simpler roll and outer hollow moulded axial binding beam,
lower bay has recessed roll moulded joists, stop chamfered storey posts;
panelled screen with chamfered muntins reset between 2 hall bays. Service bay
altered on ground floor, parlour has a defaced cross axial binding beam.
First floor: reverse cranked braces in service end walls, hall chamber
inserted C17 bar stop chamfered crossed binding beams, reused parts of a
screen with stop chamfered rails and muntins. Between stack and parlour
chamfered jowled post with rebated section, traces of arched brace to tie
beam, parlour chamber close studding, a large post with rebated section,
arched braces to tie beam. Queen post roof over 3 early bays, cranked braces
to cranked collars and to plates/purlins which are tenoned into principals in
former open truss with arched braces from principals to collar. Parlour has a
C17 side purlin roof. A 3 armed moat lies to west of the house which was
formerly known as Manor Lodge.

Listing NGR: TM0325867731

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