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Ampton Hall, Ampton

Description: Ampton Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 April 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 284197

OS Grid Reference: TL8675671080
OS Grid Coordinates: 586756, 271080
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3061, 0.7379

Location: New Road, Ampton, Suffolk IP31 1HU

Locality: Ampton
Local Authority: St Edmundsbury Borough Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP31 1HU

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Listing Text


2/1 Ampton Hall

Manor house. Built in 1892 by Balfour & Turner of London to replace the old
Hall, destroyed by fire in 1885. In a restrained Jacobean style, which may owe
its inspiration to Seckford Hall, near Woodbridge. Red brick, with plaintiled
roofs. 2 storeys and attics. Cross-wings to north and south, and 3
intermediate 2-storey projections, one for the entry . Crow stepping to all
gables. 9 internal chimney-stacks with clustered shafts. 5-light mullion-and-
transome type windows to both storeys: simple 2-light casements to attics, all
windows with leaded panes. Main entry with portico.

Listing NGR: TL8675671080

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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