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The Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Uppingham, Rutland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5874 / 52°35'14"N

Longitude: -0.7195 / 0°43'10"W

OS Eastings: 486847

OS Northings: 299610

OS Grid: SP868996

Mapcode National: GBR CSK.QXH

Mapcode Global: WHFL1.X7J9

Entry Name: The Hall

Listing Date: 10 November 1955

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1295156

English Heritage Legacy ID: 186783

Location: Uppingham, Rutland, LE15

County: Rutland

Civil Parish: Uppingham

Built-Up Area: Uppingham

Traditional County: Rutland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Rutland

Church of England Parish: Uppingham St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

SP 8699-8799 UPPINGHAM HIGH STREET EAST
4/45 (south side)

10.11.55 No 56 (The Hall)
GV
II*


Large house, now boarding house for Uppingham School. Dated 1612 (though datestone is
a replacement) with later alterations and additions. Ashlar, with Collyweston stone
slate roof,coped gables and moulded stone ridge and end stacks. Main block U-plan.
South front,remodelled C18, is of ironstone ashlar with paler band between storeys.
Nine window range. 6/6 sash windows in raised architraves. Off-centre door in
shouldered architrave with cornice and pediment over. North front 1-3-1 with
projecting gables. Left hand gable has datestone: blocked 2-light ovolo-moulded
stone-mullioned window and 9/9 sash window beneath, in raised architrave. Right hand
gable has a similar blocked window and 2 6/6 sash windows. Central part, extended
C18, has 2 storeys of 6/6 sash windows and projecting central porch. Original wall
survives inside and retains part of 3-light mullioned window. Wing to north-east, C17
in origin (to level of cornice) heightened C19, has gabled stair turret in angle and
ovolo-moulded stone-mullioned windows. Tall C19 wing to west and long C19 wing to
north. Interior damaged by fire c.1970, but retains 2 stone 4-centred arched
fireplaces (reset) and a fully-panelled room (the panelling of 2 periods, probably
c.1700 and mid C18) with a fine mid C18 fireplace. Other panelling was imported to
replace that lost in the fire.


Listing NGR: SP8684799610

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