PENTLOW HALL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1232611
Date first listed:
07-Aug-1952
Statutory Address:
PENTLOW HALL, PENTLOW LANE

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Location

Statutory Address:
PENTLOW HALL, PENTLOW LANE

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

County:
Essex
District:
Braintree (District Authority)
Parish:
Pentlow
National Grid Reference:
TL 81206 46241

Details

TL 84 NW PENTLOW PENTLOW LANE 2/199 Pentlow Hall 7.8.52 GV II*

Moated Manor House. C15 and C16 with later alterations and additions. Exposed timber frame. Central attached shaft red brick chimney stack. Red tiled roofs. Now H plan. 2 storeys. 3 window range of diamond leaded, 3 or 4 light cross transomed casements. Central red brick porch with Cavendish coat of arms over. Vertically boarded door with flat canopy on original carved brackets. Window of early stained glass fragments. South front has a fine original oriel window of 12 lights with moulded frame, mullions and transoms, and carved soffit board. 4 early stained glass roundels. Two smaller matching oriels to ground floor. The interior has exposed moulded ceiling beams. Linenfold panelled room. Moulded panelled room. Twisted baluster staircase. Carved stone fireplace. Heavily carved support brackets to original rear jetty, probably original door brackets. Carved mantel-piece. C17 iron casement windows. C18 east wing with good features including internal panelled shutters, wainscots, dados, panelled doors with catches etc. Fire surrounds and corner cupboards. Waterloo Victory Bell on roof. RCHM 2.

Listing NGR: TL8120646241

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
407979
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Other
An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in Essex North West, (1916)

Legal

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

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