Description: Leffey Hall
Date Listed: 9 December 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 279799
OS Grid Reference: TL9908657151
OS Grid Coordinates: 599086, 257151
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1767, 0.9103
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BUXHALL BRETTENHAM ROAD
TL 95 NE
1/24 Leffey Hall
Farmhouse, subdivided into two dwellings. Circa 1550. 1 storey and attics.
3-cell cross-passage entrance plan. Timber-framed and plastered. Pantiled
roof, formerly thatched. An axial C17 chimney, the shaft rebuilt in C19 gault
brick; a second C19 chimney to left. 3 mid C19 dormers with leaded segmental
heads and sash windows. C19 and C20 small-pane sashes. Mid C19 6-panelled
doors at cross-entry position. Heavy unmoulded framing exposed internally:
unchamfered floor joists. At the right-hand end a pair of basecrucks with
tension-bracing and a blocked mullioned window in the gable; the base crucks
formerly supported a half-hip. In the hall is a lintelled open fireplace.
Listing NGR: TL9908657151
Source: English Heritage
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