Description: Nether Hall
Date Listed: 7 May 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 275794
OS Grid Reference: TL7371471606
OS Grid Coordinates: 573714, 271606
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3151, 0.5471
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TL 77 SW TUDDENHAM THE GREEN
4/52 Nether Hall
- (formerly listed as Netherhall
House. Formerly famhouse. C16 with alterations of C17; restored c,1980. A
2-cell hall range with later cross-wing to left. 2 storeys and attics.
Timber-framed and plastered. The cross-wing has close-studded framing
exposed. Plaintiled side-purlin roofs with central C17 chimneys of red brick
to both hall range and cross-wing; saw-tooth pattern flues on a rectangular
base. Mainly 3-light casements of c.1980, with leaded lights, and boarded and
battened entrance door. The walls of the hall range were raised in C17 or
C18, to give 2 full storeys. A 1st floor fireplace in the cross-wing has part
of a C17 wall painting of intricate but faded multicoloured designs; possibly
an achievement. Another chamber fireplace of c.1600 has moulded plasterwork
to the head and jambs. A staircase of c.1600 has pierced splat balusters,
moulded handrails and heavily carved newel posts. Very close studding and
heavy 1st floor members to the hall range of mid C16.
Listing NGR: TL7371471606
Source: English Heritage
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