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Great Welnetham Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Whelnetham, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.199 / 52°11'56"N

Longitude: 0.7503 / 0°45'0"E

OS Eastings: 588053

OS Northings: 259206

OS Grid: TL880592

Mapcode National: GBR RGY.4HY

Mapcode Global: VHKDB.YZHM

Plus Code: 9F425QX2+J4

Entry Name: Great Welnetham Hall

Listing Date: 14 July 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1230270

English Heritage Legacy ID: 404985

Location: Great Whelnetham, West Suffolk, Suffolk, IP30

County: Suffolk

Civil Parish: Great Whelnetham

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Great Whelnetham St Thomas a Becket

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


5/110 Gt. Welnetham Hall



House; early C17, altered and extended C18. 2 storeys and attics; 5 window
main range. Timber-framed and rendered with fan pargetting in large panels.
Plaintiled roofs with dentil eaves; hipped plaintiled casement dormers; axial
and gable chimneys of red brick. Late C18 or early C19 small pane sash
windows. 6 fielded panelled entrance door with moulded architrave and flat
leaded canopy on console brackets. Near-complete C17 oak wainscotting in hall
and parlour; a frieze of carved cresting over the restored parlour fireplace.
An original gabled staircase wing at rear, with large ovolo-moulded mullioned
window at attic level. 1 1/2 storey service wing added to north end C18. Sir
Richard Gipps, antiquarian, lived here (d.1708). The house stands on the
moated site of the mediaeval manor house.

Listing NGR: TL8805359206

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

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