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Cotton Hall, Cotton

Description: Cotton Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 July 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281599

OS Grid Reference: TM0762267974
OS Grid Coordinates: 607622, 267974
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2707, 1.0416

Location: Cotton, Suffolk IP14 4QX

Locality: Cotton
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP14 4QX

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Listing Text

TM 06 NE
2/14 Cotton Hall

-- II
Manor farmhouse. Mid C17 with late C19 facade. Timber framed and rendered,
the facade cased in red brick. Roof of C20 clay plaintiles. 3-cell, lobby
entry range with contemporary wing to rear, forming T-shape plan. 2 storeys
and attic. Casement windows, mainly of 3-light mullion and transom pattern,
with slender horizontal glazing bars; segmental arches. One-storey late C19
gabled brick porch with mid C20 oak door. A small circular window over the
porch. Stack has plain axial shaft. One-storey gault brick wing to left.
Interior. Main range has intact 6-bay frame with plain studding; no bracing
is visible. Joists set flat throughout, mostly plain, those in the hall
chamfered. Service end originally divided axially into 2; original trimming
at rear for a stair. C19 newel stair by stack. Oak attic stair at service
end. Stack is built of large brick and seems to be a later rebuild. Roof has
a lower row of substantial stepped butt purlins with straight wind bracing in
the end bays; upper part of roof not visible. 2-bay rear wing has identical
roof. Surrounding medieval moat.

Listing NGR: TM0762267974

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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