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Mutton Hall, Wetherden

Description: Mutton Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 December 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 280719

OS Grid Reference: TM0033763579
OS Grid Coordinates: 600337, 263579
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2339, 0.9324

Locality: Wetherden
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP14 3LH

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Listing Text

TM 06 SW

Mutton Hall

- II

Farmhouse, formerly manor house. Built c.1600, with major remodelling of early
or mid C18. 2 storeys and attics. Built as an H-plan house: both the service
wing to left and the parlour wing to right projected forward by at least one
bay until truncated to form a flush facade in C18. Timber-framed and plastered.
Slated roof, once plaintiled, hipped at either end. An axial chimney of C17
red brick, with a panelled shaft; another of C18/C19 to left with plain shaft.
Casements, mainly of 3 lights with transomes; C19, but with some early C18 windows
at the rear with leaded lights. C19 gabled entrance porch with panelled door.
Plain timber-framing of c.1600, with wind-braced but purlin roof at either end
(the centre range received a rebuilt roof in C18). Some good wainscotting and
an arcaded overmantel of c.1600, and a number of ribbed plank doors. Some good
joinery and much internal remodelling of C18. A lower C17 service range to rear

Listing NGR: TM0033763579

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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