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Braham Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Brantham, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9607 / 51°57'38"N

Longitude: 1.0548 / 1°3'17"E

OS Eastings: 609973

OS Northings: 233540

OS Grid: TM099335

Mapcode National: GBR TNX.3GG

Mapcode Global: VHLC4.7ZGB

Entry Name: Braham Hall

Listing Date: 30 October 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1193926

English Heritage Legacy ID: 278807

Location: Brantham, Babergh, Suffolk, CO11

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

Civil Parish: Brantham

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Brantham St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TM 03 SE BRANTHAM BRANTHAM HILL (WEST
7/15 SIDE)

22.2.55 Braham Hall

II

House of several builds. C16 or earlier. Timber framed and plastered rear
ranges with some red brick ranges, red plain tiled roofs. C18/C19 gault brick
facing to front and left return. Large, steeply pitched, hipped grey slate roof,
projecting eaves. Hipped central forward range with lower roof level. 2 gault
brick chimney stacks to rear left, external stack to right of forward range and a
stack to centre right of main range. End stacks to lower rear ranges. 2
storeys. Central band. 2:1:2 window range of mainly small paned vertically
sliding sashes excepting 2 horizontal sliding sashes to first floor right, 2
double lights to ground floor right and an angled central bay to ground floor.
C19 flat headed porch, 2 panel 2 light door, fanlight over, moulded surround to
right of left range. Vertically boarded door, segmental head to left of right
range. Former seat of the Braham Family. Thomas Tusser 1527-1580 author of "500
points of Good Husbandrie"; published 1557 lived here and is believed to have
written the book here. P G M Dickinson. The Little Guide to Suffolk 1957.


Listing NGR: TM0997333540

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