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Aldham Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Aldham, Essex

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Latitude: 51.8893 / 51°53'21"N

Longitude: 0.7865 / 0°47'11"E

OS Eastings: 591849

OS Northings: 224860

OS Grid: TL918248

Mapcode National: GBR RLP.FNF

Mapcode Global: VHKFX.LS41

Entry Name: Aldham Hall

Listing Date: 23 June 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1306270

English Heritage Legacy ID: 117311

Location: Aldham, Colchester, Essex, CO6

County: Essex

District: Colchester

Civil Parish: Aldham

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Aldham

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

Aldham Hall
TL 92 SW 11/2 23.6.52
Medieval House built on an attenuated Z-plan containing Elizabethan details and
C14 framed floors with barefaced soffit-tenons. Timber framed and plastered
with ridged and gabled roof peg-tiled. The north front comprises 2 ranges in
line with a break in the roof height and a red brick chimney stack central to
each range. The stack at the south-west having 2 octagonal shafts. The south-west
range has 2 gabled dormers and a central early C17 porch with carved vergeboards
and finial. Windows sets of modern casements with old ovolo mullions between.
Inside very good Elizabethan panelling and fireplace with pilastered overmantle
all of pine. A semi-hexagonal tie-beam exists in the west wing, as a result
of a C16 conversion to 2 storeys. Remains of moat. (RCHM 2).

Listing NGR: TL9184924860

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