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Church Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Rishangles, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2746 / 52°16'28"N

Longitude: 1.1642 / 1°9'51"E

OS Eastings: 615968

OS Northings: 268761

OS Grid: TM159687

Mapcode National: GBR VLJ.75D

Mapcode Global: VHL9V.43B4

Plus Code: 9F4375F7+RM

Entry Name: Church Farmhouse

Listing Date: 26 August 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1032381

English Heritage Legacy ID: 281333

Location: Rishangles, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP23

County: Suffolk

Civil Parish: Rishangles

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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TM 16 NE
4/52 Church Farmhouse
- II
Former farmhouse. C15 with later C16 alterations. Timber framed and
plastered, the right gable end cement-rendered. Pantiled roof, half-hipped to
the left. The portion of the roof to the right of the stack is less steeply
pitched towards the eaves and is said to have been damaged by fire c.1900. 1½
storeys. 3-cell form with former open hall. C19 casement windows. Mid C20
door into cross-passage. One flat-roofed half dormer. Internal stack with
rendered shaft. Unmodernised interior, much of the framing concealed. Intact
service partition with 2 fine 2-centre arched doorways. Front service room
has exposed C15 joists. The hall open truss has been removed except for a
small part of the arched braces visible on the ground floor. C16 inserted
floor with chamfered joists. Stack inserted into upper bay of open hall.
Parlour cell probably a C16 addition: chamfered-joist ceiling, exposed first
floor studding with curved braces. C16-C17 oak newel stair and a partly
exposed arched doorhead, probably C16, adjacent. Parlour end becoming
derelict at time of survey (February 1987).

Listing NGR: TM1596868761

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