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Church Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Mendlesham, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2506 / 52°15'2"N

Longitude: 1.0828 / 1°4'58"E

OS Eastings: 610531

OS Northings: 265862

OS Grid: TM105658

Mapcode National: GBR TK8.YBV

Mapcode Global: VHL9S.QP9J

Plus Code: 9F43732M+74

Entry Name: Church Farmhouse

Listing Date: 29 July 1955

Last Amended: 14 July 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1032283

English Heritage Legacy ID: 281621

Location: Mendlesham, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP14

County: Suffolk

Civil Parish: Mendlesham

Built-Up Area: Mendlesham

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Mendlesham St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Description

TM 16 NW
7/36
29.7.55

MENDLESHAM
CHAPEL ROAD

Church Farmhouse
(formerly listed as Church Farmhouse and barn)

GV

II

Former farmhouse. Late C18 front range, C16-C17 work to rear. Double pile
plan. Front range in colourwashed brick, with brick dentil eaves cornice and
parapet gables with tumbling. Rear timber framed and plastered. Roof slated
to front, the other slopes pantiled. 2 storeys and attics. 3 windows, inset
sashes with glazing bars under gauged brick arches, the upper windows half-
height. Panelled shutters to ground floor windows. Good doorway: inset 6-
panel raised and fielded door, segmental fanlight with glazing bars under
keyed arch; panelled reveals; sunk pilasters, broken entablature supported by
console brackets on shell corbels, open pediment. 3 dormers with small-paned
windows, the central one shallow-gabled, the others flat-roofed. Red brick
gable stacks. 2-cell rear wing has internal stack with axial shaft.
Interior. Straight stair with stick balusters and ramped handrail. In rear
wing, exposed studs and evidence for diamond-mullioned windows. Plain joists
exposed in lower ceilings, set flat in left cell and square in right cell.
Framing in left cell is more substantial and probably earlier in origin.

Listing NGR: TM1053165862

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