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Knights Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Harkstead, Suffolk

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Latitude: 51.9633 / 51°57'47"N

Longitude: 1.2013 / 1°12'4"E

OS Eastings: 620028

OS Northings: 234268

OS Grid: TM200342

Mapcode National: GBR VQ7.Y9L

Mapcode Global: VHLC6.RXY9

Entry Name: Knights Farmhouse

Listing Date: 23 February 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1193666

English Heritage Legacy ID: 277439

Location: Harkstead, Babergh, Suffolk, IP9

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

Civil Parish: Harkstead

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Harkstead St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

(south side)

6/20 Knight's Farmhouse


House. C16 or earlier with later additions and alterations. Exposed timber-frame
to first floor, red brick casing to ground floor. Red plain tiled roof with gable
to right. Off centre large red brick chimney stack. 2 storeys. Single storey red
brick extension to left with grey slate roof. Arched braces to first floor angles
and 3 casements with cross transoms. Ground floor, 4 small paned vertically sliding
sashes, segmental heads. 6-panel door, segmental head. Inglenook fireplace with
cast-iron grate and hobs. Chamfered bridging joists, flat section ceiling beams.
Centre newel to stick baluster staircase, earlier moulded handrail to lower section.
Original rear wall mullion window. Jowled storey posts. Arch braced tie-beam by
chimneystack with one brace cut away. Plastered chamfered segmental arched bedroom
fire surround. Panelled door with original ironmongery.

Listing NGR: TM2002834268

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

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