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Description: Church Farmhouse
Date Listed: 17 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 282027
OS Grid Reference: TM4561680382
OS Grid Coordinates: 645616, 280382
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3664, 1.6064
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TM 48 SE
4/68 Church Farmhouse
Farmhouse. Dated 1600 on internal wall post; remodelled mid C18 and extended
to right C19. Timber framed with modern roughcast render except the right
hand addition which is in colourwashed brick. Slated roof. 2 storeys and
attic. 4 windows, mainly C18 3-light mullion and transom casements. Lobby
entrance with good C18 porch: 6-panel door, eared architrave, Doric pilasters,
entablature and triangular pediment; the side windows have semi-hexagonal heads.
Central axial stack. The hall has an ovolo-moulded main beam with enriched
barred stop-chamfers and exposed joists; the wall posts supporting the main
beam both have decorative heads with carved panels, that to the front bearing
the boldly-carved date 1600, that to the rear apparently with the 2 sets of
initials 'RN' and 'MB'. The parlour, together with part of the hall, was
rebuilt in mid C18 when the whole house was re-roofed. On the first floor
is a fireplace, possibly original, with a depressed 2-centre arch and stucco
surround. Within the attic are 2 early diamond-leaded windows, now placed
in internal partitions. Newel stairs. Only a little of the timber frame is
Listing NGR: TM4561680382
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Source: English Heritage
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