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Great Yeldman Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Yeldham, Essex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0178 / 52°1'3"N

Longitude: 0.5597 / 0°33'34"E

OS Eastings: 575743

OS Northings: 238576

OS Grid: TL757385

Mapcode National: GBR PG5.JB8

Mapcode Global: VHJHR.NK81

Entry Name: Great Yeldman Hall

Listing Date: 7 August 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1338030

English Heritage Legacy ID: 114427

Location: Great Yeldham, Braintree, Essex, CO9

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Civil Parish: Great Yeldham

Built-Up Area: Great Yeldham

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Great Yeldham St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

TL 73 NE GREAT YELDHAM CHURCH ROAD, West Side
4/34 Great Yeldham Hall
7.8.1952
GV II

Manor house, c.1300 and early C16, altered in C18 and C20. Timber framed,
plastered, roofed with handmade red clay tiles. 2-bay crosswing aligned NW-SE,
c.1300, of a hall house to the SW of which the remainder has been demolished.
On its site, a 2-storey range of 4 bays, early C16. Internal chimney stacks
in crosswing, C17, and two in main range, C16 and C18. Aspect SE. C19
extensions to rear. 2 storeys. The SE elevation was jettied along its whole
length, now underbuilt. One 6-panel door, one 4-panel door with the upper
panels glazed, both with tented leaded canopies with scalloped edges. 4 double-
hung sash windows of 8 lights on ground floor, 5 on first floor, C18, with many
panes of crown glass. Continuous roof, hipped at the NE end. The interior
has jowled posts, chamfered beams with step stops, plain joists of horizontal
section, an original plank-and-muntin screen (a rare feature in Essex) with
2 reproduction Tudor doorheads, and at the head of the stairs, C16 pierced
balusters. The roof of the NE crosswing has a moulded octagonal crownpost with
wide straight braces, c.1300. The main range also has a crownpost roof, re-
using many of the smoke-blackened components of the roof of the medieval hall.
RCHM 2.


Listing NGR: TL7574338576

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