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High Green Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Stowmarket, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.1648 / 52°9'53"N

Longitude: 0.9329 / 0°55'58"E

OS Eastings: 600682

OS Northings: 255893

OS Grid: TM006558

Mapcode National: GBR SJX.8N1

Mapcode Global: VHKDN.4V0B

Plus Code: 9F425W7M+W4

Entry Name: High Green Farmhouse

Listing Date: 22 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1198063

English Heritage Legacy ID: 279895

Location: Great Finborough, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP14

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Great Finborough

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Great Finborough St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TM 05 NW

2/120 High Green Farmhouse
- II

Former farmhouse; c.1500, with alterations of C17 and c.1800. A 3-cell open
hall house. 2 storeys. Timber framed and plastered. Pantiled roof. C17
axial chimney of narrow red bricks. C19 small-pane casements. Early C19
entrance door with 6 fielded panels; open gabled porch on posts with Roman
pantiled roof and serpentine bargeboards. A modest but well-built open hall:
tension braced close studding, twin 4-centred arched service room doorways
(one restored), two diamond-mullioned windows in the parlour. The open truss
was removed from the hall in C19 but a part of the original roof remains, with
smoke-blackened rafters, within the higher C19 roof. In C17 a lintelled open
fireplace was inserted against the parlour cell; the lintel is reused from a
timber-framed chimney. The service cell was rebuilt in C17.

Listing NGR: TM0068255893

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

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