Description: High Hall
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
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TM 07 SW WALSHAM LE WILLOWS CRANMER GREEN
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
Source: English Heritage
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