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Church Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Thorndon, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2838 / 52°17'1"N

Longitude: 1.1388 / 1°8'19"E

OS Eastings: 614193

OS Northings: 269709

OS Grid: TM141697

Mapcode National: GBR TJZ.SW6

Mapcode Global: VHL9M.PVFN

Entry Name: Church Farmhouse

Listing Date: 23 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1032356

English Heritage Legacy ID: 281379

Location: Thorndon, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP23

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Thorndon

Built-Up Area: Thorndon

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Thorndon with Rishangles All Saints

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TM 16 NW
3/98 Church Farmhouse
Farmhouse. Medieval origins, largely rebuilt c.1600 as a 3-cell house. Later
in-line service addition to left (west). Timber framed, the front plastered
and lined in imitation of ashlar. Roughcast render to gable ends, one dated
1909. Pantiled roof. 1½ storeys. 3 windows, C20 casements. Lobby entrance
with lean-to porch and glazed 4-panel door. 2 catslide dormers with older
casement windows. Internal stack with tall oblong shaft. Small square-
shafted stack at former gable end to left. Full-height studding exposed in
parlour cell, very little elsewhere. Many timbers are re-used. 2 diamond-
mullioned windows in parlour chamber. Service end has some heavy square
joists, probably medieval. Chamfered joists in hall, plain joists in parlour.
Hall fireplace contains some re-used stonework; opposite fireplace in parlour
has 3-centred brick arch. Straight stair at lower end of hall, a C19 or C20
insertion. Roof timbers concealed.

Listing NGR: TM1419369709

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

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