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The Gatehouse Cockfield Hall, Yoxford

Description: The Gatehouse Cockfield Hall

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 25 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 285725

OS Grid Reference: TM3961069152
OS Grid Coordinates: 639610, 269152
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2683, 1.5104

Location: A1120, Yoxford, Suffolk IP17 3ET

Locality: Yoxford
Local Authority: Suffolk Coastal District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP17 3ET

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Listing Text


10/131 The Gatehouse, Cockfield
25.10.51 Hall
(Previously listed as
II* Cockfield Hall
Gatehouse under The
Gatehouse to Cockfield Hall. Mid C16. Rectangular plan with staircase
projection to rear. Red brick, formerly plastered, plaintiles. 2 storeys.
Symmetrical facade to north with a ground floor window to each side of the
entrance arch and a single window above; mullion and transom casement windows
with diamond leaded panes, splayed reveals, square hood moulds; 4-centre
moulded entrance arch with square hood mould over. Crowstepped gables; each
gable has an external stack with a single circular flue enriched with moulded
brick ornament, the caps missing; the shoulders of the stacks have further
crowstepping. Inside the entrance arch is a recess containing a terracotta
bust of a man in C16 costume; this was brought here from Westwood Lodge,
Blythburgh. First floor with original panelling and one stone fireplace;
unusual wood corbels in the form of carved heads have been added to support the
end roof trusses.

Listing NGR: TM3961069152

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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