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Wangford Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Wangford, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.417 / 52°25'1"N

Longitude: 0.5719 / 0°34'18"E

OS Eastings: 575000

OS Northings: 283000

OS Grid: TL750830

Mapcode National: GBR P9C.FDD

Mapcode Global: VHJFT.VHPZ

Entry Name: Wangford Hall

Listing Date: 2 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1194644

English Heritage Legacy ID: 275902

Location: Wangford, Forest Heath, Suffolk, IP27

County: Suffolk

District: Forest Heath

Civil Parish: Brandon

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Brandon with Wangford St Peter and St Denys

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TL 78 SE WANGFORD

4/91 Wangford Hall
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GV II


House. Late C16 with alterations of C18 and mid C19. Hall range and 2 cross-
wings. Timber framed and rendered. Glazed pantiled roofs with crested ridge
tiles and bargeboards with undulating soffits and ridge finials. C19 axial
and end chimneys of red brick; the axial chimney has 4 octagonal flues on a
square plinth. 2-light mid C19 casements with hoodmoulds. 1-storey pantiled
C19 entrance porch with carved bargeboards and ridge finial. Arched doorway
with square hoodmould, framed and battened C20 door. Ovolo-moulded 1st floor
members exposed internally. At the rear are C18 and C19 parapet-gabled
extensions and alterations of flint rubble with red brick quoins; a further
mid C19 gault brick kitchen extension to rear. Wangford Hall was the home of
Sir Robert Wright (d.1689), Chief Justice of the Kings Bench to James I;
afterwards also of Sir John Holt, Lord Chief Justice in 1689.


Listing NGR: TL7500083000

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