Description: Gardiner's Hall
Date Listed: 29 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 281660
OS Grid Reference: TM1247470966
OS Grid Coordinates: 612474, 270966
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2957, 1.1145
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TM 17 SW
1/75 Gardiner's Hall
Former farmhouse. Mid C17, in 2 wings forming L-shape plan. East wing is
dated 1666 with initials 'G' over 'EB'. Early C20 alterations. Timber
framed, part plastered. Early C20 south front: ground floor in red brick,
upper floor with imitation studding and brick nogging. South gable end of
east wing has projecting tie beam with vine trail carving and the date and
initials. Plaintiled roof. 2 storeys and attic. South front has 4 windows,
sashes without glazing bars, some tripartite. 2 doorways. To left is a good
C17 plank door with studded panelled face; the ovolo-moulded doorframe is
probably of c.1900. To right is an C18 door with 6 raised fielded panels.
Various casement windows to north and east, mostly of mid C20 standard type.
One slatted window to north. East wing has an internal stack, the base of the
axial shaft with an inset panel and a moulded brick band. One-storey pantiled
lean-to in angle of the 2 wings. Interior. West range has C17 panelled
cross-partition, not in situ. Good early C18 panelled room in east wing,
damaged in 1980's by sandblasting. Interior not fully examined.
Listing NGR: TM1247470966
Source: English Heritage
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