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High Hall, Walsham-le-Willows

Description: High Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 July 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281782

OS Grid Reference: TM0259871652
OS Grid Coordinates: 602598, 271652
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3056, 0.9703

Location: Walsham le Willows, Suffolk IP31 3BN

Locality: Walsham-le-Willows
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP31 3BN

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Listing Text


3/37 High Hall


Former farmhouse, now derelict. Late C16. Timber-framed and roughcast-
rendered; plaintiles, but the roof now partially stripped. 2 storeys; 3-cell
plan, with cross-entry and internal chimney-stack. The stack has 2 rebuilt
square shafts set diamond-wise on an older base. Edwardian casement windows,
mainly 3-light with transome. C20 entrance door. Interior with plain
studding, reversed bracing, modernised fireplaces. Main beams with chamfer
and scroll stops; main posts with long jowls. Plain rectangular doorways to
the 2 service rooms. Newel stair by stack. Roof with clasped purlins,
principal rafters, windbraces. C19 additions at the rear, partly in brick,
partly in clay lump. The house stands on an isolated, moated site and has
been unoccupied for over 20 years.

Listing NGR: TM0259871652

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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