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Pelham Hall, Twinstead

Description: Pelham Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 115835

OS Grid Reference: TL8511736528
OS Grid Coordinates: 585117, 236528
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9963, 0.6951

Location: Church Road, Twinstead, Essex CO10 7NE

Locality: Twinstead
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO10 7NE

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Listing Text

Pelham Hall

- II

Farmhouse. Early/mid C16, C17 and c.1840. Timber framed and plastered and 2
storeys with peg tile roofs. of 2 parallel ranges and with a lower service wing
extending to the rear from the northwest corner. The front range has a gabled
peg tile roof with gable end stacks and a small off-centre ridgeline stack. The
south front has on the first floor, 2 double hung sash windows with a single
vertical glazing bars and moulded surrounds. Between these is an oval window
with leaded lights. The ground floor has 2 square bay windows each of paired
similar double hung sash windows, linked by a lean-to verandah roof of peg tiles
with hipped ends. In the centre is a door with moulded architraves and small
panes. The rear C17 range has a hipped roof with gablet at the west and is
gabled to the east. The rear wing is gabled and runs into hip roof of the main
C17 block. This has an off-centre ridgeline stack and 2 storey square bay
window with leaded lights. Rear parallel block and service wing of good timber
framing with some storey posts having jowls on each storey with moulded and
chamfered decoration. Roof is crown posts with very thin bracing.

Listing NGR: TL8511736528

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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