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Latitude: 52.2551 / 52°15'18"N
Longitude: 1.5404 / 1°32'25"E
OS Eastings: 641728
OS Northings: 267783
OS Grid: TM417677
Mapcode National: GBR XPW.L7R
Mapcode Global: VHM7H.NL53
Entry Name: Moor Farmhouse
Listing Date: 25 October 1951
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1199307
English Heritage Legacy ID: 285680
Location: Middleton, Suffolk Coastal, Suffolk, IP17
District: Suffolk Coastal
Civil Parish: Middleton
Traditional County: Suffolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk
Church of England Parish: Middleton cum Fordley Holy Trinity
Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich
TM 46 NW MIDDLETON MIDDLETON MOOR
6/85 Moor Farmhouse
Farmhouse. Early C16; brick south gable added mid C16 when part
of the house was raised; mid C20 extension to rear. Timber
framed and plastered, red brick gable ends, brick casing to
ground floor of facade; roof of modern concrete pantiles. 2
storeys and attic. 3 window range, mid C20 casements with square
leaded panes; mid C20 lean-to porch and boarded door; 2 gabled
dormers to rear. Very fine south gable: crowstepped, with square
finials above the corbelled eaves; a pair of windows at ground
and first floor levels (those to the first floor blocked); above
each window is a short moulded brick band, and over each band is
an unusual raised brick ornament comprising an upright oblong
with three-quarter circles above and below; this is repeated 3
times above each window, altered slightly on the first floor;
central recessed blank panel at attic level; stack with 3
detached octagonal flues with moulded bases, the caps missing.
First floor bedroom to south has good brick fireplace with 4-
centre arch; above is a very fine plaster overmantel, richly
decorated with foliated and floral motifs and with Tudor roses in
2 spandrels; this room has ovolo-moulded joists in the ceiling.
Sandon, Suffolk House, 1977, p.275.
Listing NGR: TM4172867783
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