Description: Boyton Hall at Tm 382 464
Date Listed: 31 August 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 285394
OS Grid Reference: TM3820046400
OS Grid Coordinates: 638200, 246400
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0647, 1.4738
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BOYTON (Off) MILL LANE
TM 34 NE
7/31 Boyton Hall
at TM 382 464
Farmhouse. C17 with early C19 additions. The C17 portion is timber framed
with colour-washed render and the late-C18 portion is of colour-washed
brick. Plain tile roofs, that to the C17 portion originally thatched.
Double-depth plan, the ranges of different dates, of 2 storeys with attics.
The C17 portion had a 3-cell baffle-entry plan, now altered. Yard front
(original entrance front): some panels of simple pargetting to the wall
surface and C20 fenestration. C19 doorway at far right of 4 flush panels.
Two-light casement window to right and left of this door. To left again is
a 4-light casement. To left of centre are two single-light casements in
place of the former door to the baffle-entry lobby. To left again are a 3-
light and a 2-light casement window. To the first floor are three 3-light
casement windows and two single-light casements to left of centre. Lead
sun firemark at right of centre. To the ridge at left of centre is an
axial stack of 4 flues and at right is a C20 single-flue stack. Left hand
end: double gable end with early C19 wing at left having a door with 6
raised and fielded panels in a panelled surround with rectangular fanlight
above and iron doorknocker. First floor window above this of 3x4 sash
panes and a 3-light casement to the attic. The right hand, C17, gable end
has C20 fenestration, 2 single-light windows at ground floor level and a 2-
light casement to the gable. Rear: early-C19 portion projecting at right
of 2 bays with sash windows of 4x4 panes to ground and first floor. To
left of this and recessed is the C17 portion and in the re-entrant angle
between the two is a late-C19 addition with C20 glazing, the rear of the
C17 portion also having renewed C20 fenestration.
Interior: chamfered ceiling beams, wall posts and close studding to the
ground and first floor rooms in the C17 portion. The roof replaced in the
Listing NGR: TM3820046400
Source: English Heritage
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