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Wolfe Hall, Barrow

Description: Wolfe Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 283708

OS Grid Reference: TL7711962206
OS Grid Coordinates: 577119, 262206
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2296, 0.5920

Location: Barrow, Suffolk IP29 5EZ

Locality: Barrow
Local Authority: St Edmundsbury Borough Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP29 5EZ

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Listing Text


5/1 Wolfe Hall

- II

House early C16, extended later C16. T-plan, lobby-entrance. 2 floors and
attics. Timber-framed, rendered, with long-jettied upper floor at rear and
jettied attic floor to cross-wing. Plaintiled roof, axial chimney with 3
attached elongated-hexagon flues. C20 casements. Single-storey C19 gabled
entrance porch with arched and hood-moulded boarded entrance door. Main range
has hall and parlour with chambers above. High quality timber framing; wind-
braced close-studded walling, part of plank and muntin cross-passage screen,'
wind-braced clasped-purlin roof, windows with roll-moulded mullions exposed
internally. Large open fire places with cambered lintels on re-used mediaeval
roll-moulded limestone jambs in hall and parlour. Service end cross-wing
c.1580; windows have ovolo-moulded mullions exposed internally; 3-centred
arched doorways on 1st and attic floors.

Listing NGR: TL7711962206

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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