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Knights Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Mendham, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.3797 / 52°22'46"N

Longitude: 1.3345 / 1°20'4"E

OS Eastings: 627043

OS Northings: 280974

OS Grid: TM270809

Mapcode National: GBR WLQ.VL3

Mapcode Global: VHL9C.2GV2

Entry Name: Knights Farmhouse

Listing Date: 21 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1032906

English Heritage Legacy ID: 280033

Location: Mendham, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP20

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Mendham

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Mendham All Saints

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TM 28 SE

Knight's Farmhouse

Former farmhouse,now two cottages.In two sections:late C15 /early C16 to left,late C16 to right.Timber framed and plastered with some whitewashed brick casing.Pantiled roof with glazed black tiles at the front.Two storeys,the later range formerly with an attic.Various old casement windows;two mullioned windows have been exposed(the one in the earlier section with renewed diamond mullions)and another is visible inside.Plank door to right.Gable stack to later range,at the junction of the two sections.The earlier part is in two bays:traces of sooting on the upper floor indicate a former open hall.The central truss has cranked braces and originally carried a queen-post roof.The present roof is C17.The portion of the later range in the left hand cottage has some good studding,an C18 bolection-moulded fireplace and the original newel stairs.The timbers in the right hand cottage are mostly concealed.

Listing NGR: TM2704380974

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

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