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Layham Hall, Raydon

Description: Layham Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 February 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 277262

OS Grid Reference: TM0402339921
OS Grid Coordinates: 604023, 239921
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0202, 0.9721

Location: B1070, Raydon, Suffolk IP7 5LE

Locality: Raydon
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP7 5LE

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Listing Text

TM 03 NW
(north side)
Layham Hall
22.2.55 (formerly listed as Masons
Bridge Farmhouse)
- II
House. C16-C17, extensively renovated c1930. Timber-framed, part rendered, partly
cased in painted brick. Plain tile roof, rebuilt red brick stacks. U-plan,
internally remodelled C20. Ground floor close-studded, rough render above. C20
central gabled porch flanked by 3-light C20 mullion and transom windows. Further
mullion windows to cross wings and 1st floor. Wood modillion eaves cornice,
bargeboards to gabled cross wings. Off-centre ridge stack to hall range. Right
cross wing return walls jettied. Rear: hall range modified by addition of 2 gables
so rear forms balanced composition of 4 gables. Interior: right cross wing
jettied internally indicating that the hall range is, in part at least, later in
date and may have been increased in width at front. Beam with tongue stop, stone
fireplace probably C20 reproduction. Rear room of left cross wing beamed ceiling.
Jowled posts to 1st floor.

Listing NGR: TM0402339921

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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