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Wangford Hall, Wangford

Description: Wangford Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 275902

OS Grid Reference: TL7500083000
OS Grid Coordinates: 575000, 283000
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4170, 0.5719

Location: 7 Wangford Cottages, Wangford IP27 0SJ

Locality: Wangford
Local Authority: Forest Heath District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP27 0SJ

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Listing Text


4/91 Wangford Hall


House. Late C16 with alterations of C18 and mid C19. Hall range and 2 cross-
wings. Timber framed and rendered. Glazed pantiled roofs with crested ridge
tiles and bargeboards with undulating soffits and ridge finials. C19 axial
and end chimneys of red brick; the axial chimney has 4 octagonal flues on a
square plinth. 2-light mid C19 casements with hoodmoulds. 1-storey pantiled
C19 entrance porch with carved bargeboards and ridge finial. Arched doorway
with square hoodmould, framed and battened C20 door. Ovolo-moulded 1st floor
members exposed internally. At the rear are C18 and C19 parapet-gabled
extensions and alterations of flint rubble with red brick quoins; a further
mid C19 gault brick kitchen extension to rear. Wangford Hall was the home of
Sir Robert Wright (d.1689), Chief Justice of the Kings Bench to James I;
afterwards also of Sir John Holt, Lord Chief Justice in 1689.

Listing NGR: TL7500083000

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Source: English Heritage

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