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Elmswell Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Elmswell, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2409 / 52°14'27"N

Longitude: 0.9047 / 0°54'16"E

OS Eastings: 598416

OS Northings: 264278

OS Grid: TL984642

Mapcode National: GBR SHX.FJZ

Mapcode Global: VHKD7.MXMZ

Entry Name: Elmswell Hall

Listing Date: 15 November 1954

Last Amended: 9 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1032472

English Heritage Legacy ID: 281137

Location: Elmswell, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP30

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Elmswell

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Elmswell St John the Divine

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


TL 96 SE ELMSWELL SCHOOL ROAD

5/34 Elmswell Hall
15.11.54 (formerly listed as The
Hall, Hall Lane)

-- II

Farmhouse, formerly manor house. Circa 1550-80 with major remodelling of
early C19, and mid C20. Timber-framed, encased in early C19 gault brick with
dentilled eaves cornice; some earlier plasterwork at rear. Concrete tiled
hipped roof. Two external C16/C17 chimneys of orange/buff brick and an
internal chimney of gault brick rebuilt in C20. 2 storeys. 3 windows. Early
C19 window openings with flat arches of painted finely-gauged brick: mid C20
aluminium casements. C19 entrance doorway with C20 half-glazed panelled door:
an open pediment of painted limestone on enriched console brackets: probably
reset from an C18 building. Interior: a late C16 crosswing of about 4 bays to
left has partially exposed framing: heavy principal posts and cambered
tiebeams. Close studding with evidence for ogee-moulded and 4-centred arched
doorways. Windbraced clasped purlin roof. To rear right is further C16 work,
much altered. A little C17 wainscotting. A partially infilled medieval moat.


Listing NGR: TL9841664278

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