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Hunters Moon

A Grade II Listed Building in Mendlesham, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2533 / 52°15'11"N

Longitude: 1.0711 / 1°4'15"E

OS Eastings: 609716

OS Northings: 266119

OS Grid: TM097661

Mapcode National: GBR TK8.MMB

Mapcode Global: VHL9S.JM2J

Plus Code: 9F43733C+8C

Entry Name: Hunters Moon

Listing Date: 14 July 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1352481

English Heritage Legacy ID: 281616

Location: Mendlesham, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP14

County: Suffolk

Civil Parish: Mendlesham

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Mendlesham St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 09/01/2017

TM 06 NE,

Hunters Moon

(Formerly listed as: Moat Farmhouse)


Former farmhouse. Core perhaps of late C15, with C16 and late C17 in-line
additions. Timber-framed and plastered. Thatched roof, hipped to left, half-hipped to right. 2 storeys. Standard hardwood casement windows of 1985 with
imitation diamond-leaded glazing. Central mid C20 plank door. Internal stack
has rendered shaft. Small rear lean-to addition to right, the roof slope
continued down over it. INTERIOR: Core comprises hall and service cell:
full-height studding, wall plates with splayed, edge-halved scarf joints, about
0.4m long. A flat tie beam is independent of any bay division. Some
irregular heavy joists in service end, others C19 replacements. Inserted
floor in hall has plain joists set flat, supported at one end by a ledge
against the stack. Good open fireplace with original lintol, the large bricks
probably C18. C16 2-bay parlour addition to right, one bay containing the
stack. Good, intact studding on both floors, closely-spaced chamfered joists
in parlour. In rear wall, close to gable end, a blocked doorway with shallow-
arched head, an unusual position for an original doorway. Close by is a
blocked mullioned window. Open parlour fireplace, also of large brick. 2-bay
addition to left probably late C17: regular first-floor studding, the ground-floor timbers concealed.

Listing NGR: TM0971666119

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