Description: Hall Farmhouse
The Old Hall Farmhouse
Date Listed: 27 May 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 334782
OS Grid Reference: SK5310094387
OS Grid Coordinates: 453100, 394387
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4436, -1.2020
BRAITHWELL HOLYWELL LANE
SE59SM (south side)
8/7 The Old Hall Farmhouse
27.5.53 and Hall Farmhouse
(formerly listed as
Hall Farm (house)).
Farmhouse now 2 dwellings. Dated 1683 and 1771. Coursed and rubble
magnesian limestone, Welsh slate roofs. 3-storey, 3-bay house of 1771 (The
Old Hall Farmhouse) with 2-storey, 2-cell house of 1683 forming wing to rear
left (Hall Farmhouse). The Old Hall Farmhouse: quoins; central door and 6-
pane overlight in quoined surround with keystone beneath plaque inscribed
B/JEG/1771; flanking bays and 1st floor have projecting sills to sashes
with glazing bars beneath flat arches. Three 6-pane casements to 2nd floor.
Hipped roof with 2 brick ridge stacks flanking the central bay.
Interior: contemporary staircase with turned balusters.
Hall Farmhouse: large quoins on left; chamfered plinth steps down at door
position to right of centre having quoins, lintel with keystone and
continuous dripmould which drops down over 3-light double-chamfered windows
now without mullions; C20 casement on left. 1st floor: over door a
rectangular plaque inscribed 'T B E/1683' beneath double-chamfered single-
light window with dripstone, flanked by similar 3-light aullioned windows.
Large rendered ridge stack. Rear: intact 3-light, double-chamfered,
mullioned window on ground-floor right; altered doorway with dripstone. 1st
floor: blocked single-light window with dripstone flanked on left by a 2-
light aullioned window and on right by similar window without its mullion.
Left return: truncated base of a large external stack.
Interior: large basket-arched fireplace with moulded voussoirs. C20
additions to rear not of special interest.
Listing NGR: SK5310094387
Source: English Heritage
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