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Description: Cockerills Hall
Date Listed: 9 December 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 279814
OS Grid Reference: TL9867657709
OS Grid Coordinates: 598676, 257709
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1818, 0.9046
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BUXHALL RATTLESDEN ROAD
TL 95 NE
1/39 Cockerills Hall (formerly listed as
Farmhouse, late C16 with alterations of several periods. 2 storeys and
attics. Timber-framed and plastered. Plaintiled roof with two C19 gabled
casement dormers. An axial C19 chimney of red brick; two similar internal end
chimneys. Mid C19 3-light casements with small panes; those at ground storey
have square hoodmoulds. Good mid C18 entrance doorway; an open pediment, well
moulded, and sunk pilasters; an 8-panelled door whose lower panels are fielded
and upper panels glazed. A late C19 porch on a painted brick plinth; timber-
framed and ornately glazed in the manner of a small conservatory; the paired
entrance doors are panelled, half-glazed and with an elliptical head. Some
late C16 framing is exposed: chamfered main beams and joists, close-studding,
clasped-purlin roof. A parallel rear range was added in late C17. A parlour
has good complete mid C18 panelling. Associated with a partial medieval moat,
whose west arm was infilled probably when the present house was built.
Listing NGR: TL9867657709
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Source: English Heritage
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