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Saling Hall, Great Saling

Description: Saling Hall

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 2 May 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 115001

OS Grid Reference: TL6999825856
OS Grid Coordinates: 569998, 225856
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9053, 0.4698

Location: Great Saling, Essex CM7 5DT

Locality: Great Saling
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM7 5DT

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Listing Text

(West Side)

1 & 2/116 Saling Hall

GV 2/5/53 II*

House. Probably early C17 H-plan, late C17 red and blue brick facing to east,
west, and main south range. Timber framed. Red plain tiled roof. Curvilinear
gables with moulded coping to right and left projecting crosswings. 2 storey
and attics to crosswings. 2 storeys to centre range. Moulded eaves and central
bands, symmetrically placed doors and windows. One window to crosswing gables.
2:5:2 window range to first floor, 2:3:2 window range to ground floor, of solid
mullions with transoms, rubbed brick heads over. East gable panel dated 1699.
Doors to left and right of central range, 4 panelled with glazed margins to top
lights. Flat canopies on brackets. Left and right returns with similar
windows. Left return of 8 window range and 2 hipped dormers. Right return of
two window range. 3 red brick chimney stacks to left return, one with attached
diagonal shafts. Interior with much C17 panelling to ground floor rooms. C16
linenfold panelling to hall and another room. C17 doors with moulded
architraves. C17 main staircase with moulded rails twisted balusters and square
newels. C17 enclosed staircase with balustrade of plain bars set fret-wise. 2
late C17 fireplaces with moulded surrounds. RCHM 2.

Listing NGR: TL6999825856

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Source: English Heritage

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