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Abbey Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Wingfield, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.3502 / 52°21'0"N

Longitude: 1.2889 / 1°17'20"E

OS Eastings: 624091

OS Northings: 277556

OS Grid: TM240775

Mapcode National: GBR VKQ.NP3

Mapcode Global: VHL9J.9684

Entry Name: Abbey Farmhouse

Listing Date: 29 July 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1352198

English Heritage Legacy ID: 280093

Location: Wingfield, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP21

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Wingfield

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Wingfield St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TM 27 NW
5/144 Abbey Farmhouse
-- II

Farmhouse. Late C16/early C17 core and stacks, much altered and rebuilt mid
C19. Timber framed core, encased in mid C19 white brick, now colourwashed.
Plaintiled roof with crest tiles. 2 storeys. Symmetrical facade: diagonal
brick buttresses at angles; central entrance section set forward and gabled,
with wide eaves. 3 windows, stone casements in Gothick style with cinqufoil
headed lights and square hood moulds. . 2-centre arched doorway; old plank door
with studded battens. Over the central first floor window the de la Pole
arms. 2 good stacks: that to the right gable end has 2 circular shafts with
moulded brick enrichment and star caps; that to the rear has 3 similar shafts.
C19 interior with ceilings raised. At the top of the stairs a section of C17
oak panelling. Remains of moat adjacent.

Listing NGR: TM2409177556

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

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