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Little Maplestead Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Little Maplestead, Essex

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Latitude: 51.976 / 51°58'33"N

Longitude: 0.6514 / 0°39'4"E

OS Eastings: 582201

OS Northings: 234151

OS Grid: TL822341

Mapcode National: GBR QJ6.3HT

Mapcode Global: VHJJ0.7LQL

Entry Name: Little Maplestead Hall

Listing Date: 19 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1168607

English Heritage Legacy ID: 114348

Location: Little Maplestead, Braintree, Essex, CO9

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Civil Parish: Little Maplestead

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Little Maplestead St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

4/138 Little Maplestead Hall


House. C14 origin with C17 rebuild. C18 and C19 alterations. Double range.
Timber framed. C19 red brick facing. Plastered rear range. Hipped grey slate
roof with 3 gabled dormers to front range. 2 storeys and attics. 4
symmetrically placed red brick chimney stacks. 2 moulded bands. 2
symmetrically placed 2 storey bays with stone bands over windows. 1:1:1 window
range of vertically sliding sashes. Central enclosed red brick porch with
moulded brick pilasters and pediment. 4 panel door with light. Rear range.
Red tiled roof with C18 panelled door and fanlight over. Fluted columns and
open pediment. C18 small paned vertically sliding sash windows. Circa 1680
panelled door to left extension. Gabled dormer. Originally a C14 hall house,
on the site of the Commandery of The Knights of St. John of Jerusalem, Knights
Hospitallers. Many of the original timbers are incorporated into the C17
rebuild including the uprights and tie beams with mortices for 5 pegged arch
braces and split, heavily sooted roof rafters. C18 attic doors with
ironmongery. Circa 1850 staircase supported by a fluted column. Circa 1870/80
doors, architraves mouldings etc.

Listing NGR: TL8220234153

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