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THE 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: THE HALL

List entry Number: 1126432

Location

THE HALL, ABBEY CLOSE

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

County: Cambridgeshire

District: East Cambridgeshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Burwell

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 31-Jan-1984

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 48927

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

TL 5866 BURWELL ABBEY CLOSE

15/1 The Hall

II

Farmhouse. Medieval, C16, C17 and C19. Original surviving medieval cross-wing and fragment of a larger building demolished c.1920 now forming the present north wing. South range possibly C17 and partly rebuilt in C19. Side stack added in C16. Timber-frame rendered and replaced with clunch. Thatched roofs. Two storeys. Elevations facing east: tall side stack in angle of two ranges of local brick plastered below eaves, C19 side stack to south gable, three first floor and two ground floor, modern, three- and four-light casement windows. Modern, glazed entrance door facing north. Interior has in north range substantial timbers arranged in squares, lap-jointed braces to wall plates with splayed joggled scarf joints. Re-used ceiling beams.

RCHM, North-East Cambs. p.32, mon.39 Lucas, C. The Fenman's World, p.93, 1928 Pevsner. Buildings of England, p.312 Hewett, C.A. The Development of Carpentry 1200-1700, p.73, 1969

Listing NGR: TL5849966459

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Hewett, C A, The Development of Carpentry 1200-1700 An Essex Study, (1969), 73
Lucas, C , The Fenmans World, (1928), 93
Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: Cambridgeshire, (1970), 312
Other
An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in Cambridgeshire North East, (1972)

National Grid Reference: TL 58499 66459

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