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Boxted Hall, Boxted

Description: Boxted Hall

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 10 January 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 277862

OS Grid Reference: TL8276850570
OS Grid Coordinates: 582768, 250570
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1232, 0.6684

Location: Boxted, Suffolk IP29 4JT

Locality: Boxted
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP29 4JT

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Listing Text

Boxted Hall
(formerly listed as
Boxted Hall and Stables)
TL 85 SW 3/65 10.1.53.

A large C16 timber-framed moated house, with exposed timber-framing and
brick nogging. The house which is surrounded by a well kept moat was
built by William Poley to replace an earlier house which was the home
of the Poley family from the C14. It stands in a park of 90 acres. 2
storeys and attics. The west block has a much altered front with 3 gables.
5 window range double-hung sashes with glazing bars. The lst storey windows
under the outer gables are 3-light and the ground storey has 3 windowed
brick bays. A porch projects in the centre. The east front has 8 window
range, double-hung sashes with glazing bars. The east wing extends to
the north and has 3-light windows with pilasters and open pediments.
Roofs tiled, with a number of hipped dormers and original chimney stacks
with 2, 3 and 4 octagonal shafts on rectangular bases.

Listing NGR: TL8276850570

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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