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Upper Yeldham Hall, Little Yeldham

Description: Upper Yeldham Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 August 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 114473

OS Grid Reference: TL7819438784
OS Grid Coordinates: 578194, 238784
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0189, 0.5955

Location: Little Yeldham, Essex CO9 4LE

Locality: Little Yeldham
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO9 4LE

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Listing Text

7.8.1952 Upper Yeldham Hall

Manor house, late C16 and early C17, altered in C20. Timber framed, partly
clad in Flemish bond brickwork with red stretchers and blue headers, partly
with C20 bricks in stretcher bond, partly plastered, roofed with handmade red
clay tiles. 3-bay crosswing aligned approx. N-S, late C16, with 2 axial chimney
stacks, of a hall house to the E of which the remainder has been demolished.
Early C17 range to E, approx. on site of hall, aspect N, with internal chimney
stack at rear, forming an H-plan. C17 stair tower in SE angle, with lean-to
roof. Large ancillary building to NE, C19. Single-storey extension to S of
main range, with lean-to roof of interlocking concrete tiles, and canopy beyond
on 3 brick piers with similar roof, C20. 2 storeys and attic. C20 door with
gabled hood on scrolled brackets, one C20 casement window, one C17 casement
window, one C20 double-hung sash window. First floor, 2 C17 casement windows
and one C20 double-hung sash window. One C20 casement window in gabled dormer.
The W crosswing has grouped diagonal shafts on one stack and one octagonal shaft
on the other. There are original windows with ovolo mullions in the W
crosswing, and chamfered beams with lamb's tongue stops. RCHM 2.

Listing NGR: TL7819438784

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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