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Vale Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in East Bergholt, Suffolk

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Latitude: 51.9722 / 51°58'19"N

Longitude: 1.0038 / 1°0'13"E

OS Eastings: 606418

OS Northings: 234673

OS Grid: TM064346

Mapcode National: GBR SMB.8MB

Mapcode Global: VHKFN.CP0H

Entry Name: Vale Farmhouse

Listing Date: 5 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1198508

English Heritage Legacy ID: 277217

Location: East Bergholt, Babergh, Suffolk, CO7

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

Civil Parish: East Bergholt

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Higham St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

(west end, off)
- Vale Farmhouse
- II
Farmhouse. Probably early C17 with C19 addition and alterations. Renovated C20.
Early range timber-framed cased in red brick in Flemish bond. Gable rendered.
Brick C19 addition. Plain tile roof. Red brick stacks. Single-storey and attic
range with 2-storey addition forming cross range to left. Early range 3 bays with
end lobby-entry to left. 4 casement windows under segmental arches. Gabled porch
to left. Further C20 door under segmental arch to end room at right. 3 gabled
dormers. Ridge stack to left. C20 brick addition to rear under slate roof.
2-storey range has casement windows under segmental arches. French windows under
C20 conservatory to left return. Interior of single-storey range; somewhat
rebuilt inglenook with timber bressummer. Chamfered beam and joists with tongue
stops. C18 door to centre room with plain beam and exposed joists. Although
remodelled externally, the house retains enough of its character to be of interest
as a surviving example of the once common single storey and attic type.

Listing NGR: TM0641834673

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