In England, a civil parish is a territorial designation which is the lowest tier of local government below districts and counties, or their combined form, the unitary authority.
A hammerbeam roof is a decorative, open timber roof truss typical of English Gothic architecture and has been called "...the most spectacular endeavour of the English Medieval carpenter." They are traditionally timber framed, using short beams projecting from the wall on which the rafters land, essentially a tie beam which has the middle cut out.
Little Stonham, also known as Stonham Parva, is a village and civil parish in the Mid Suffolk district of Suffolk in eastern England.
Mid Suffolk is a local government district in Suffolk, England.
Stonham Aspal is a village and civil parish in the Mid Suffolk district of Suffolk in eastern England, about five miles (8 km) east of the town of Stowmarket.
Stonham Earl is a civil parish in the Mid Suffolk district of Suffolk in eastern England.
Stowmarket is a small market town in Suffolk, England,OS Explorer map 211: Bury St.Edmunds and Stowmarket Scale: 1:25 000.
Suffolk is an East Anglian county of historic origin in England.