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Boynton Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Capel St. Mary, Suffolk

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Latitude: 51.9941 / 51°59'38"N

Longitude: 1.0453 / 1°2'43"E

OS Eastings: 609170

OS Northings: 237231

OS Grid: TM091372

Mapcode National: GBR TNB.T9Z

Mapcode Global: VHLC4.24HN

Entry Name: Boynton Hall

Listing Date: 16 March 1972

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1033394

English Heritage Legacy ID: 278822

Location: Capel St. Mary, Babergh, Suffolk, IP9

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

Civil Parish: Capel St. Mary

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Capel St Mary with Little Wenham and Great Wenham

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


16.3.72 Boynton Hall


House. C14 raised aisle hall with C16 and later alterations and additions. The
original ranges timber framed and plastered, other ranges probably plastered
brick. Red plain tiled roofs. Of several builds the original range has an off
centre left inserted chimney stack, right forward gabled wing has a stack to left
return, in the angle of this wing and the main range is a wing gabled to left
with an external end stack, There is a further range to rear right of the
original range. 2 storeys and 2 storeys and attics. 2 storey angled bay to left
crosswing, 2 windows to right return of right gabled wing, main range has a flat
headed dormer and a ground floor 2-light casement, others mainly small paned
vertically sliding sashes. there is a single storey parapeted extension to right
of main range, 2 gabled dormers to rear of main range. C20 glazed porch to left
of main range. Internally many features are concealed, but in the kitchen and
hall a large tie beam supports a pair of large octagonal aisle posts which have
moulded capitals and bases. The inner arms form a 2-centred arch with the
cambered collar over. This collar said to support a king post, side arms and
centre posts support the aisle top plate. Now with arch braced side purlin
roof. There is a moulded vertically boarded door original with the inserted wall
below the queen post in the kitchen.

Listing NGR: TM0917037231

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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