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Old Hall House, Hintlesham

Description: Old Hall House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 February 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 277359

OS Grid Reference: TM0648843782
OS Grid Coordinates: 606488, 243782
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0539, 1.0103

Location: A1071, Hintlesham, Suffolk IP8 3NS

Locality: Hintlesham
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP8 3NS

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Listing Text

3/31 Old Hall House
(formerly listed as
22.2.55 Hintlesham Old Hall)
- II
House. Early to mid C16. Timber framed, part rendered and part brick encased.
Hipped plain tile roof. 3 cell plan in 5 bays. 2 storeys. Continuous long wall
jetty with replaced bressummer fascia. Moulded shafts with 5-sided pierced abaci.
Scattered C19 and C20 fenestration. Ground floor 2 arched-headed fixed lights to
left and right. 2 cross casements of 2 and 3-lights. C19 door with 4-centre arched
head, beneath stack; elliptical headed doorway to service bay. 3 first floor
windows, a 2 and 3-light cross casement, and a replaced 5-light ovolo mullion window.
Axial brick stack. Left hand return, rendered, right hand return brick encased
ground floor, frame exposed at first floor. Brick casing continues to rear wall,
the first floor of which is rendered. External stack to rear of service bay.
Interior: Fine parlour ceiling of roll moulded beams and joists, the latter with
run-out stops. Some reused timber in hall. Simple chamfered beam to service bay.
First floor. 5-light diamond mullion window on rear wall. 4 centre arched brick
fireplace to chamber over parlour. Arch braced tie beams. 2 bays clasped purlin
roof to right, the remainder up to the stack replaced.

Listing NGR: TM0648843782

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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