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Nether Hall, Otley

Description: Nether Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 March 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 286526

OS Grid Reference: TM2056654231
OS Grid Coordinates: 620566, 254231
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1423, 1.2220

Location: B1078, Otley, Suffolk IP6 9NF

Locality: Otley
Local Authority: Suffolk Coastal District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP6 9NF

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Listing Text

TM 25 NW
16/3/66 Nether Hall
- II

Heuse. - C16. Timber framed with colourwashed render and a plain tiled
roof. Two storeys. Entrance front: gabled C20 porch at left of centre
with a 5-light window at centre and with a C20 plank door to right flank
with 2 light windows at either side. To left of this porch is a window of
3 lights and to right are a 4-light, a 5-light and a 2-light window, of C20
timber, incorporating the sides and heads of C16 window openings but with
lowered sills. To the first floor are 2 three-light windows and one 4-
light and one 5-light windows and a single-light window above the porch.
To the ridge at left of centre is a massive stack rebuilt at the top in C20
brick with 2 flues. Right hand gable end: close studding to both floors
with a projecting C20 hipped bay window to the ground floor of 4 lights and
with 2 lateral lights at either side. To the first floor are 2 three-light
casements divided by a king mullion with shallow, lateral 2-light
casements. To the right of this is an extending wing which has French
windows to the ground floor and a 3-light first floor casement with ovolo-
moulded mullions and at either side shallow 3-light casements. Five-light
first floor window. At left and projecting is a C20 lean-to with pantile
roof. Rear: projecting wing at left which is blank to the gable end and
has to its right flank a 3-light casement and to right of this wing is a 4-
light C20 ground floor casement and above this a window of 7 lights and a
small 2-light window to right again of this which has outshuts at either
side and C20 fenestration of three 3-light and a single-light ground floor
windows-and a 3-light window to the first floor.

Interior: close studded walling to the ground floor rooms with chamfered
ceiling beams. The sitting room is formed from the hall, screens passage
and servive rooms of a hall house the positon of whose walls can still be
traced by mortice holes in the ceiling beams. The window heads show
mortice holes for diamond-section mullions and there are shutter slides.

Listing NGR: TM2056654231

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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