"STRADISHALL, a parish in the hundred of Risbridge, county Suffolk, 11 miles from Newmarket, its post town, and 5 N.W. of Clare. The soil is a mixture of clay and loam. The living is a rectory* in the diocese of Ely, value £325. The church is dedicated to St. Margaret. South Place is the principal residence. H. R. Homfray, Esq., is lord of the manor, and chief landowner."
Description(s) from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868)