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Latitude: 52.1473 / 52°8'50"N
Longitude: 1.1918 / 1°11'30"E
OS Eastings: 618472
OS Northings: 254695
OS Grid: TM184546
Mapcode National: GBR VN3.844
Mapcode Global: VHLBF.L9X6
Entry Name: Feoffee Farmhouse
Listing Date: 22 September 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1033083
English Heritage Legacy ID: 279625
Location: Ashbocking, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP6
District: Mid Suffolk
Civil Parish: Ashbocking
Built-Up Area: Ashbocking
Traditional County: Suffolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk
Church of England Parish: Ashbocking All Saints
Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich
ASHBOCKING THE STREET
TM 15 SE
7/6 Feoffee Farmhouse
Farmhouse, mid C16 with alterations of mid C17 and later. 3-cell lobby-
entrance plan. 1 storey and attics. Timber-framed and plastered. Pantiled
roof with C20 gabled casement dormers. An axial chimney of red brick,
possibly of c.1662 (see below). Battened and boarded door of c.1980 at lobby-
entrance position. Unchamfered C16 floor joists are exposed in ground floor
rooms. Inserted back-to-back C17 lintelled fireplaces in hall and parlour.
This moated site, with its farm, was bequeathed by John Austin (will d.1432),
for the upkeep of the church of Ashbocking, and the residue to the poor of the
Parish. Minute books of the Trustees survive from at least 1662,when
reference to the construction of a chimney is included.
Listing NGR: TM1847254695
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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