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Benningham Hall, Occold

Description: Benningham Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 281309

OS Grid Reference: TM1680870918
OS Grid Coordinates: 616808, 270918
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2936, 1.1779

Location: Occold Road, Eye IP23 7PF

Locality: Occold
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP23 7PF

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Listing Text

TM 17 SE
1/28 Benningham Hall
29.7.55 (formerly listed as Benning-
ham Hall and barn)
- II

Manor farmhouse. Mainly C16. Rear wing bears bold plaster date 1719,
possibly the time of some alteration to it. Timber framed, the facade with
mid C20 panelled plasterwork with pargetted infill; gable ends and rear are
roughcast-rendered. Main rear wing is plastered. Pantiled roofs, one rear
section with glazed black tiles. 2 storeys and attic. 3-cell, lobby entry
main range with further work to rear forming L-shape plan. Windows are mainly
C19 small-paned casements; C19 sash windows with glazing bars to right hand
cell, the upper window half-height. Mid C20 porch with hipped roof and semi-
glazed door in 2 leaves. Internal stack with original oblong shaft. Interior
not examined. Substantial remains of medieval moat.

Listing NGR: TM1680870918

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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