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Church Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Westhorpe, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2829 / 52°16'58"N

Longitude: 0.9928 / 0°59'34"E

OS Eastings: 604239

OS Northings: 269189

OS Grid: TM042691

Mapcode National: GBR SHF.ZRN

Mapcode Global: VHKD3.5W6B

Plus Code: 9F427XMV+54

Entry Name: Church Farmhouse

Listing Date: 29 July 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1352076

English Heritage Legacy ID: 279564

Location: Westhorpe, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP14

County: Suffolk

Civil Parish: Westhorpe

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Westhorpe St Margaret

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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TM 06 NW
4/108 Church Farm House
- II

House. Early C17, altered C20. Timber frame, plastered. Steeply pitched
plaintiled roofs, with some machine tiles. 3 bay hall range with slightly
projecting cross ranges, short parlour to right, 3 bay service wing extends to
rear to form an L on plan. 2 storeys and attic. Almost symmetrical front
with a central entrance in a C20 lean-to porch, part glazed 6 panelled door,
flanking 2-light C20 casements, first floor 1:2:1 light C20 casement, boxed
eaves. Slightly projecting gable fronted ends have C20 3-light casements,
shaped brackets to bargeboards, sham timber framing at apices of gables.
Right return to parlour has a ground floor 2-light casement, first floor part
opening metal frame 3-light casement, internal ridge stack towards rear has
rebated panels to shaft, oversailing cap, to rear pantiled lean-to outshuts.
Left return to service wing has 2 large transomed 5-light part opening metal
frame casements, 2 C19 axial ridge stacks, inner return boarded door into
rear bay, on first floor an early part opening casement, pantiled lean-to
outshut to rear. Interior: hall has a bar stopped axial binding beam, parlour
has a chamfered axial binding beam with moulding defaced, close studding with
chamfered mid-rail, second parlour to front of service wing has early C17
panelling with a guilloche frieze, stop chamfered cross axial binding beam,
ogee stop chamfered crossed binding beams in kitchen. Broad early C19 dogleg
staircase with slat balusters, moulded handrail. First floor parlour chamber
bolection fireplace surround, over hall a quirked wave moulded axial binding
beam, main range and parlour have double butt purlin roofs, collars to
principals, upper arched windbraces, service wing reroofed.

Listing NGR: TM0423969189

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