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Wilby Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Wilby, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.302 / 52°18'7"N

Longitude: 1.3142 / 1°18'51"E

OS Eastings: 626061

OS Northings: 272272

OS Grid: TM260722

Mapcode National: GBR WMN.P2L

Mapcode Global: VHL9Q.QDNM

Plus Code: 9F438827+RM

Entry Name: Wilby Hall

Listing Date: 29 July 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1352214

English Heritage Legacy ID: 280286

Location: Wilby, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP21

County: Suffolk

Civil Parish: Wilby

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Wilby St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

Tagged with: House

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Listing Text

TM 27 SE

4/166 Wilby Hall

- II

Farmhouse. Dated '1579 RB' in circular terracotta panel on base of gable stack;
later dairy range to rear. Altered c1900 with rear wing of about the same date.
Timber framed, facade of c1900 with red brick to ground floor and plastered first
floor with applied timbers. Original red brick gable end to left with some diaper
work. Ashlar-lined plasterwork to rear. Wavy bargeboards with pierced quatrefoils
to all gables. Roof of glazed black pantiles. 2 storeys and attic. 3-cell form.
Mullion and transom casement windows without glazing bars. Lobby entrance: 2-
storey gabled addition, the ground floor forming an enclosed porch within which
is a 4-panel door. 2 gabled dormers. Internal stack. C16 gable end has paired
first floor windows with quoined stucco surrounds; one window has original mullions.
Blocked paired attic windows. Integral stack: 2 octagonal shafts with moulded
bases and C20 caps. Dairy range retains slatted windows and is largely unaltered
since C19. Internally most of the frame is concealed. Hall has fully moulded
bridging beam and remains of moulded cornice. Simpler mouldings to bridging beams
in the 3 other main rooms. Parlour chamber has good 3-centre arched stucco fire-
place with sunk spandrels. 2 solid treat attic stairs, one mostly rebuilt, Intact
queen-post roof. Preserved in the house is a carved drip finial, dated 1578 with
the initials 'B' over 'RM'. Intact medieval moat.

Listing NGR: TM2606172272

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