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Clipsham Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Oakham, Rutland

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Latitude: 52.7369 / 52°44'12"N

Longitude: -0.5642 / 0°33'51"W

OS Eastings: 497035

OS Northings: 316435

OS Grid: SK970164

Mapcode National: GBR DSC.G4H

Mapcode Global: WHGLH.9GKQ

Plus Code: 9C4XPCPP+P8

Entry Name: Clipsham Hall

Listing Date: 6 June 1961

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1073244

English Heritage Legacy ID: 186598

Location: Clipsham, Rutland, LE15

County: Rutland

Civil Parish: Clipsham

Traditional County: Rutland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Rutland

Church of England Parish: Clipsham St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text


SK 91 NE BRADLEY LANE (East side)

4/29 Clipsham Hall



Country House of c1700 with wall of 1582 and mid C19 additions. Ashlar
with plinth and high hipped Collyweston slate roof. 4 moulded ashlar
ridge stacks. Very small parapet and moulded cornice. 2½ storeys. Entrance
front of 10 1/1 sash windows with moulded stone frames and keystones.
Central section altered mid C19 to break forward with 3 windows under
a pediment with cartouche of arms in tympanum. Below is a semi-circular
open porch with 4 Roman Doric columns up 2 stone steps. Above the modillion
cornice 3 carved stone crests of a head and 2 heraldic animals. Doorway
has pediment, cushion frieze and part glazed door. On the roof 6 dormers
with 6/6 sash windows. On left end a sash window both floors and 2 further
sashes to mid C19 1 storey extension to rear. Right end has further windows,
2 blocked mullion windows and a stone tablet with a coat of arms and
1582. Rear or garden front, has a portion centre left where the main
roof breaks forward hipped as in the French style. Right side stack,
4/4 sash dormer to front and similar to left side. Below a slightly pro-
jecting central section with a sash both floors either side. This section
has a Venetian door motif with a door of 2 part-glazed leaves, fanlight
over, and a 4/4 sash either side. Impost band. Over this doorway is a
sill band and a 6/6 sash within an elaborate pedimented frame. The pediment
at parapet level contains stone cartouche of arms. To left of central
portion a 2 storey projection with flat roof, further sashes and dormer
on roof behind. To right 2 sashes both floors and a dormer over. On extreme
right the mid C19 addition of 1 storey with low hipped roof, left projecting
stack and large canted bay, with sash windows. Inside some contemporary
features remain.

Listing NGR: SK9703516435

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

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