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Latitude: 51.8893 / 51°53'21"N
Longitude: 0.7865 / 0°47'11"E
OS Eastings: 591849
OS Northings: 224860
OS Grid: TL918248
Mapcode National: GBR RLP.FNF
Mapcode Global: VHKFX.LS41
Entry Name: Aldham Hall
Listing Date: 23 June 1952
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1306270
English Heritage Legacy ID: 117311
Location: Aldham, Colchester, Essex, CO6
Civil Parish: Aldham
Traditional County: Essex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex
Church of England Parish: Aldham
Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford
ALDHAM BROOK ROAD
TL 92 SW 11/2 23.6.52
Medieval House built on an attenuated Z-plan containing Elizabethan details and
C14 framed floors with barefaced soffit-tenons. Timber framed and plastered
with ridged and gabled roof peg-tiled. The north front comprises 2 ranges in
line with a break in the roof height and a red brick chimney stack central to
each range. The stack at the south-west having 2 octagonal shafts. The south-west
range has 2 gabled dormers and a central early C17 porch with carved vergeboards
and finial. Windows sets of modern casements with old ovolo mullions between.
Inside very good Elizabethan panelling and fireplace with pilastered overmantle
all of pine. A semi-hexagonal tie-beam exists in the west wing, as a result
of a C16 conversion to 2 storeys. Remains of moat. (RCHM 2).
Listing NGR: TL9184924860
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