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The Moat

A Grade II Listed Building in Gosbeck, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.168 / 52°10'4"N

Longitude: 1.1649 / 1°9'53"E

OS Eastings: 616533

OS Northings: 256911

OS Grid: TM165569

Mapcode National: GBR VMW.1B5

Mapcode Global: VHLB7.4RPX

Plus Code: 9F435597+5X

Entry Name: The Moat

Listing Date: 16 January 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1240222

English Heritage Legacy ID: 438336

Location: Gosbeck, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP6

County: Suffolk

Civil Parish: Gosbeck

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Gosbeck St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

4/10001 The Moat

Farmhouse. Circa early C17, extended in C20. Roughcast timber frame. Hipped
plain tile roof with gable end to rear wing. Roughcast brick axial stack.
PLAN:3-room plan; parlour on left (S) in cross-wing with projects at rear
only and hall at centre, both heated from back to back fireplaces in axial
stack; smaller unheated room to right (N) end, now with C19 stack on north
end wall. A partition has been inserted across the back of the parlour to
create a stairhall in the rear wing and a C20 single storey outshut has been
built behind the remainder of the house. EXTERIOR:2 storeys. Asymmetrical
1:3 window east front. Large C20 3-light casements and C20 gabled porch to
left of centre. C20 conservatory on south end. At rear (west) projecting
gabled cross-wing on right and single storey outshut on left; C20 casements.
INTERIOR:Hall has exposed close studding, jowled posts, chamfered rail,
ovolo-moulded axial beam with concave stops and rebuilt Tudor arch brick
fireplace. Parlour in left hand(S) cross-wing has intersecting ceiling beams
with roll moulded arrises, cyma moulded cornice, C20 fireplace and C18
2-panel doors. C20 staircase in back of cross-wing. Right hand (N) room has
exposed jowled posts, chamfered wall-plate and tie beams and chamfered axial
beams. Original 4-bay roof over main range and 3-bays over cross-wing with
large cambered collars, clasped side purlins and curved wind-braces.
Originally attic chambers, main stack has fireplace with unchamfered timber

Listing NGR: TM1653356911

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

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