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Brook House

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Margaret, Ilketshall, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.4093 / 52°24'33"N

Longitude: 1.4636 / 1°27'48"E

OS Eastings: 635666

OS Northings: 284682

OS Grid: TM356846

Mapcode National: GBR XMT.YN6

Mapcode Global: VHM6P.BP2V

Plus Code: 9F43CF57+PC

Entry Name: Brook House

Listing Date: 27 August 1986

Last Amended: 7 October 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1198082

English Heritage Legacy ID: 282250

ID on this website: 101198082

Location: Ilketshall St Margaret, East Suffolk, NR35

County: Suffolk

District: East Suffolk

Civil Parish: St. Margaret, Ilketshall

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Ilketshall St Margaret

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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The entry shall be amended to read:- BROOK LANE
Brook House


TM 38 SE
3/33 Brook Hall.
- II
Former farmhouse. Late C16 and C18. 2 storeys; T-shaped form. Timber-framed
main range, rendered, with some traces of lining; slates. The pitch of the
roof was lowered c.1900. An internal chimney-stack with a large plain shaft
of light-coloured brick. The principal (garden) front has a 3-window range:
some sashes in flush frames with 2 vertical bars to lights, some old 3-light
casements with transomes, one on the upper floor with square-leaded panes of
old glass. C20 replacement 8-panel door to an enclosed porch with a flat,
lead-covered roof. Interior in 6 bays, with chimney bays 3-cell plan; most
timbers concealed. Newel stair by stack. To the south-east side of the
stack, the ground floor and upper room both have ovolo-moulded main beams with
curved stepped stops; to the north-west of the stack, the 3 bays were
originally divided into a one-bay heated room and an adjoining 2-bay unheated
service area (cf. Burkitt's Farmhouse, Westhall). Main beam with very large
chamfer. One upper fireplace has a fine early C19 duck's nest grate. The C18
range, consisting of additional service rooms, is in colour-washed brick with
black glazed pantiles, and has an internal chimney-stack. Various 3-light
casement windows, one with square leaded-panes. Main beams are deep and
narrow; joists of almost square section set on edge. The house stands on a
large complete moated site.

Listing NGR: TM3566684682

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