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Fordley Hall, Middleton

Description: Fordley Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 285671

OS Grid Reference: TM4081766939
OS Grid Coordinates: 640817, 266939
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2479, 1.5264

Location: Littlemoor Road, Middleton, Suffolk IP17 3LT

Locality: Middleton
Local Authority: Suffolk Coastal District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP17 3LT

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Listing Text


6/76 Fordley Hall
25.10.51 (Previously listed
under Middleton Moor)

House. Late C16; both wings extended late 1960's. L shape plan.
Timber framed and plastered; roof plaintiled except for front of
main wing which is of glazed pantiles. 2 storeys and attic.
Main wing to east, fronting road: 5 window range, mainly C20
casements, those to the ground floor with square leaded panes;
first floor with one original 10-light mullion window; doorway
with mid C20 gabled porch and boarded door; internal stack.
Interior with some good quality exposed timberwork; the wall
posts supporting the main first floor beam in the west wing have
bulbous moulded heads with scalloping across the face above and
below (cf. Macheath, Middleton Moor); some ovolo-moulded beams in
north wing.

Listing NGR: TM4081766939

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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