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Church Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Henley, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.1182 / 52°7'5"N

Longitude: 1.1498 / 1°8'59"E

OS Eastings: 615743

OS Northings: 251333

OS Grid: TM157513

Mapcode National: GBR TM3.3J9

Mapcode Global: VHLBL.W170

Plus Code: 9F43449X+7W

Entry Name: Church Farmhouse

Listing Date: 24 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1262804

English Heritage Legacy ID: 433482

Location: Henley, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP6

County: Suffolk

Civil Parish: Henley

Built-Up Area: Henley

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Henley St Peter

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TM 15 SE
4/120 Church Farmhouse
- II
Farmhouse, C15 with alterations of c.1600 and later. A 3-cell open-hall
house. 2 storeys. Timber-framed and plastered. Thatched roof with axial
chimney of red brick. Mainly mid-C20 casements with leaded lights. C20
gabled thatched entrance porch with boarded door. In the hall is a complete
central open truss, with cambered tie beam. The arch-braces spring from wall
shafts. A large cross-quadrate crown-post has 4-way arch-braces. Heavy
smoke-blackening. Good close-studwork throughout. A pair of cross-passage
doorways have 4-centred arched heads. The parlour chamber has a large
complete diamond-mullioned window, but the formerly hipped roof at this end
was rebuilt in C17. An upper floor with chamfered joists was inserted into
the hall c1600 and a fireplace with wide cambered lintel built against the
parlour partition. A second flue was added for the parlour in C18. A rear
wing was added to the service end in C18, and another behind the parlour end
in mid C20.

Listing NGR: TM1574351333

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

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