Description: Hubbard's Hall
Date Listed: 22 February 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 278796
OS Grid Reference: TM1339639061
OS Grid Coordinates: 613396, 239061
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0089, 1.1079
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TM 13 NW BENTLEY OFF IPSWICH ROAD WEST
House. C16, with later alterations and additions. Timber framed and plastered
red plain tiled roof. Red brick plinth. Off centre rear of ridge and external
left chimney stacks. 2 storeys. Long wall jetty with 6 brackets. Projecting
gable bressumers. 4 window range of 2 and 3 light C19 style casements with
transoms. Step approach to reproduction door and doorway to left. There is old
pargetting to right bay but the doorway with dated panel 1591 and pargetted Tudor
rose have been removed. Rear wing to right and single storey extension to left.
Internally much of the frame is exposed with jowled storey posts, arched braces
to tie beams, halved and bridled top plate scarf, said to be 2 arm Crown post
structure. Original first floor boards adjacent to chimney stack. Restored
inglenook fireplace. Fireplace with mantel beam over to rear wing. The carved
vine pattern on hall beam mentioned in previous listing no longer exists.
Listing NGR: TM1339639061
Source: English Heritage
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