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Park Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Wherstead, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0213 / 52°1'16"N

Longitude: 1.1419 / 1°8'30"E

OS Eastings: 615668

OS Northings: 240541

OS Grid: TM156405

Mapcode National: GBR TN8.7JP

Mapcode Global: VHLBZ.RG19

Entry Name: Park Farmhouse

Listing Date: 22 February 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1204022

English Heritage Legacy ID: 277309

Location: Wherstead, Babergh, Suffolk, IP9

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

Civil Parish: Wherstead

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Wherstead St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TM 1540 WHERSTEAD THE STREET
(east side)
5/30
Park Farmhouse
22.2.55
- II
House, now 2 dwellings. Probable later C17 front range with late C18-early C19
additions to rear and remodelling. Timber-framed pebbledashed in panels with plain
tile roofs. Brick stacks. Remodelling in Gothick style. 2 storeys. Front range:
3-cell lobby-entry. Gabled porch. Ogee-arched casement windows and two small case-
ments of c1985. Central stack. Hipped roof. Garden front: front range incorporated
into symmetrical composition of 5 bays with central slightly-recessed entrance bay.
Doorcase with pilasters, open pediment and pointed fanlight. Pointed 2-light windows
with Y-tracery throughout. Each part separately hipped-roofed. Interior, front range:
Framing including jowled posts and wall plate exposed. Blocked 4-light mullion window
to studded rear wall. Rear range: Late C18-early C19 features include wall niches
and dentilled cornice. 6-panel doors and plain pine staircase with ramped handrail.

Listing NGR: TM1566840541

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