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Oakenhill Hall, Badingham

Description: Oakenhill Hall

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 25 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 285239

OS Grid Reference: TM3077766437
OS Grid Coordinates: 630777, 266437
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2477, 1.3793

Location: Badingham, Suffolk IP13 8JW

Locality: Badingham
Local Authority: Suffolk Coastal District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP13 8JW

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Listing Text


4/1 Oakenhill Hall


- II*

Former manor house. A stone tablet on the north gable end is inscribed 'BONA
VERBA QVAESO ANNO DNI 1552'; possibly earlier core. Single storey extension
to south east added 1937. Main range with short cross wign at south end: this
cross wing originally extended further to the west. Mainly red brick, with
diaper work in dark headers to the north gable and to the east of the main
range; a small part is timber framed and plastered; stone dressings to plinth;
plaintiled roof. 3 stores to main range. Various casement windows, mainly
C19 and C20, with modern diamond leaded glass; boarded entrance door to east
of main range. The north gable end survives substantially intact: it is
crowstepped, with obtagonal buttresses surmounted by pinnacles with stone caps;
at second floor level is a pair of 2-light stone windows with enriched hood
moulds and pediments over; at the apex of the gable is a pair of detached
octagonal flues with moulded bases and caps. Interior considerably altered;
the main hall has exposed joisting and there is some exposed framing on the
first floor, including a 4-centre arched doorhead.

Listing NGR: TM3077766437

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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