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Crope Hall, Belstead

Description: Crope Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 277393

OS Grid Reference: TM1242640518
OS Grid Coordinates: 612426, 240518
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0224, 1.0947

Location: Belstead, Suffolk IP8 3JU

Locality: Belstead
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP8 3JU

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Listing Text

Crope Hall
House. Mid C16. Timber framed, rendered, hipped plaintile roof. 2 cell end
chimney plan. 2 storeys. Large external offset stack to right hand return, in
C16 English bond brickwork. C20 porch and door, to right 2 C20 timber
casements. 3 first floor casements above ground floor openings. Lean-to to left
and rear, where part of original wall is removed. Interior. Exposed frame with
arched braces from post to stud, and evidence of wattle slots. Some of left hand
cell frame removed and the main beam reset. Large open brick fireplace with
chamfered bressumer. Axial beam with almost lambs tongue stop. Stairs in
original space to rear, but turned round. First floor blocked mortices for
3-light diamond mullion window. Shutter grooves in front wall and in one,
reused, internal partition.

Listing NGR: TM1242640518

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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