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Wayland Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Ridgewell, Essex

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Latitude: 52.0397 / 52°2'23"N

Longitude: 0.5323 / 0°31'56"E

OS Eastings: 573774

OS Northings: 240952

OS Grid: TL737409

Mapcode National: GBR PFY.3CF

Mapcode Global: VHJHK.5ZRQ

Plus Code: 9F422GQJ+VW

Entry Name: Wayland Hall

Listing Date: 21 June 1962

Last Amended: 16 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1165602

English Heritage Legacy ID: 114127

Location: Ridgewell, Braintree, Essex, CO9

County: Essex

Civil Parish: Ridgewell

Built-Up Area: Ridgewell

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Ridgewell St Laurence

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

6/19 Wayland Hall, formerly
21/6/62 listed as Tudor


Hall house, late medieval, extended in C17, C19 and C20. Timber framed,
plastered, roof thatched. 2-bay hall house aligned NW-SE, extended to SE by
2 bays in early C17, with axial chimney stack at the junction, C17. C19
extension to SE roofed with handmade red clay tiles, and C20 extension to NE
of it. Aspect SW. 2 storeys. C20 door and 5 C20 casement windows, 6 more
on first floor. Roof hipped to NW, half-hipped to SE where it joins the C19
extension. Chimney stack has 2 octagonal shafts. One original window with
3 diamond mullions in rear elevation of earlier building at first-floor level,
now glazed. The interior has jowled posts, heavy studding, an edge-forked scarf
with 3 face-pegs in one tiebeam (of which no other examples are known at the
time of the survey, 1983), smoke-blackened simple rafter roof in the original
part, and some re-used smoke-blackened rafters in the C17 part. The floor in
the original part has been wholly rebuilt in the C20. The floor in the C17
part has a plain-chamfered axial beam and joists of horizontal section.

Listing NGR: TL7377440952

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

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