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Denham Hall, Denham

Description: Denham Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 April 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 280969

OS Grid Reference: TM1799073645
OS Grid Coordinates: 617990, 273645
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3176, 1.1970

Location: B1117, Eye IP29 5EL

Locality: Denham
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP29 5EL

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Listing Text

TM 17 SE
Denham Hall
Manor farmhouse. C16-C17, in 2 phases, forming double-pile plan. Later
alterations especially of mid C19. Timber framed, the facade cased in mid C19
white brick; the remainder is roughcast-rendered. Slated roof to front, the 3
other slopes pantiled. 2 storeys with attic to rear range. Symmetrical 3-bay
facade, the bays divided by pilaster strips; 2 brick courses project at first
floor level. Large casements windows, probably ante-dating the brickwork.
C19 6-panel entrance door, the upper 2 panels glazed. Regency-style open
timber porch with swept roof. All openings have splayed reveals and brick
hoodmoulds. Gable stacks in red brick. The right gable end has a doorway
with strapwork-enriched pilasters and an entablature, now enclosed by a small
gabled porch. Interior considerably altered, probably in C18 as well as C19,
with none of the timbers visible in the front range. Rear range is mid C16:
at the left end a former diary has a 2-bay ceiling with solid arched braces to
the bridging beam (one missing) and heavy plain joists. Some of the frame can
be seen in the rooms above. This range has a queen-post roof. Front range
has a closed-string well stair with stick balusters. Complete encircling
medieval moat.

Listing NGR: TM1799073645

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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