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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1193926
English Heritage Legacy ID: 278807
Location: Brantham, Babergh, Suffolk, CO11
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
TM 03 SE BRANTHAM BRANTHAM HILL (WEST
22.2.55 Braham Hall
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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