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Crepping Hall

A Grade I Listed Building in Wakes Colne, Essex

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Latitude: 51.9218 / 51°55'18"N

Longitude: 0.7747 / 0°46'28"E

OS Eastings: 590898

OS Northings: 228451

OS Grid: TL908284

Mapcode National: GBR RL8.JN6

Mapcode Global: VHKFQ.CYWL

Plus Code: 9F32WQCF+PV

Entry Name: Crepping Hall

Listing Date: 23 June 1952

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1266574

English Heritage Legacy ID: 421207

Location: Wakes Colne, Colchester, Essex, CO6

County: Essex

Civil Parish: Wakes Colne

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Wakes Colne and Chappel

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

Crepping Hall
TL 92 NW 7/4 23.6.52
Late C12, originally an open hall with aisles of which two and a half bays remain
with many additions. Timber framed and plastered. The hall range has 3 hornless,
south-pane sashes on the first storey and one similar with margin sashes central
to ground storey, with sashes to left and right. Front door in return of crosswing
to west, with broken dentilled pediment on consoles. Roofs all pegtiled and
ridged and gabled except for crosswing which has been converted to hip roof.
A crosswing was added at the west end circa 1512 which has evidence for an original
attic floor with haunched tenons. Both hall and crosswing have crown post roofs,
the former straight side braced, the latter curved edge-braced. The hall roof
is heavily sooted. Hall tie beam steeply cambered, first floor an Elizabethan
intrusion. On the ground floor one arched oak doorway of the circa 1314.

Listing NGR: TL9089828451

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

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