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Latitude: 51.9198 / 51°55'11"N
Longitude: 0.9853 / 0°59'7"E
OS Eastings: 605389
OS Northings: 228795
OS Grid: TM053287
Mapcode National: GBR SMW.PXM
Mapcode Global: VHKG1.107M
Entry Name: Bovill's Hall
Listing Date: 30 November 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1307139
English Heritage Legacy ID: 120397
Location: Ardleigh, Tendring, Essex, CO7
Civil Parish: Ardleigh
Built-Up Area: Ardleigh
Traditional County: Essex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex
Church of England Parish: Ardleigh St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford
ARDLEIGH STATION ROAD
TM 02 NE
6/52 Bovill's Hall
House. C15 or earlier origin with C18 and C19 alterations and extensions. The
original build timber framed, painted brick faced. Hipped grey slate roofs. 2
rear chimney stacks to front range. C18/C19 rear ranges of similar materials.
2 storeys and cellars. Of 3 bays with end and 2 central pilasters. 3 first
floor round headed double casements in square surrounds with shutters, similar
windows to returns. Ground floor. Right and left French windows, gauged brick
arches and shutters. Angled bay with glazed margins to left return. Central
moulded flat canopy supported by circular columns, moulded capitals. Moulded
surround, brackets, moulded dentilled cornice, panelled door with round headed
double lights. Interior features include exposed timber studs to left front
room, chamfered bridging joist and flat section ceiling beams. C19 panelled
rear room with moulded cornice. 6 panelled doors with moulded surrounds. Rear
dairy with flagstone floor, vertically boarded doors and chamfered bridging
joists, servants stairs from this room. Large cellars, brick pier supports.
One of the 4 manors of Ardleigh. Sandford Lambe was Lord of the Manor in 1796.
F.H. Erith "Ardleigh in 1796", 1978. RCHM 8.
Listing NGR: TM0538928795
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