Description: Crawley Hall Farmhouse
Date Listed: 15 November 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 281226
OS Grid Reference: TL9651264757
OS Grid Coordinates: 596512, 264757
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2459, 0.8771
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TL 96 SE NORTON WOOLPIT ROAD
5/123 Crawley Hall Farmhouse
(formerly listed as
15.11.55 Crawley Hall)
Farmhouse, mid C16 and early C17, in 3 sections. The earliest range of one
storey with attics, the centre range 2 storeys, the C17 crosswing at west end
2 storeys with attics. Timber-framed and plastered: the centre section is
long-wall jettied to the south at 1st floor, and the crosswing has an
oversailing tiebeam at the south gable. Plaintiled roofs: 2 C19 gabled
casement dormers at low section. 2 axial chimneys of C16 or C17 red brick. A
fine early C17 chimney of orange brick, external to the crosswing: 3 octagonal
detached flues on moulded bases, with square C19 cap. Small-pane C19 and C20
casements, C19 small-pane sashes in crosswing. C19 4-panelled entrance door.
Various C18/C19 extensions to rear under catslide roofs; at the east end this
incorporates some encasing of main range in flint and brick. Interior: A 3-
cell mid C16 house at the east end. To this was added in mid/late C16 a 2-bay
in-line parlour block, long-wall jettied, with close-studding. Beyond this
was added a parlour cross-wing in early C17, with ovolo-moulded main beams,
floor joists set on-edge, and an arched brick fireplace.
Listing NGR: TL9651264757
Source: English Heritage
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