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BRAMES HALL

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: BRAMES HALL

List entry Number: 1032221

Location

BRAMES HALL

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Wetheringsett-cum-Brockford

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 14-Jul-1988

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 281679

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

WETHERINGSETT-CUM-BROCKFORD TM 16 NW 3/94 Brames Hall -

-- II Former farmhouse. C16-C17 core, much altered mid C19. A single long range. Timber framed and rendered, C19 brick at gable ends. Shallow-pitched hipped slated roof. 2 storeys. Front has continuous jetty with coved soffit. Mid C19 large-paned tripartite sash windows, a range of 5 to upper floor (excluding porch). 3 lower openings to right of porch are slatted. Altered early C17 2-storey porch: jettied sides, old shaped brackets below eaves at front. Mid C19 semi-circular entrance arch with raised springers and key; flanking pilasters. Within the porch is a good early C17 moulded doorway with large stops of an unusual bulbous form; original plank door with panelled and studded face. Old bench seats in the porch have re-used C17 panelling behind. Against rear wall to left is a late C16 stack with 3 offsets and the moulded bases of 2 octagonal shafts. 2 internal stacks have plain C19 shifts. Interior. Substantially unaltered since C19. C17 hall ceiling has plastered and moulded cross beams and cornice. Other rooms have more simply- moulded plasterwork. Much re-used C16-C17 panelling, especially in one lower room which has 2 fluted Ionic pilasters and an overmantel with geometric panels, all with C19 simulated graining. Panelling around the head of the stair has a late C16 frieze with flowing foliage and beasts' heads. One upper fireplace has a small C17 carved overmantel, another a stuccoed 3-centred arch. Unmodernised service rooms to right of porch: some heavy C16 framing on upper floor, oak stair against rear wall, several C16 doors. The name of the house is a corruption of Braham's, after the family who once owned it.

Listing NGR: TM1376067223

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National Grid Reference: TM 13760 67223

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