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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: 1304783

Location

THE HALL, MILL LANE

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

County: Norfolk

District: South Norfolk

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Shotesham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 26-Nov-1959

Date of most recent amendment: 09-Mar-1984

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 226675

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

In the entry for SHOTESHAM SHOTESHAM PARK The Hall (Formerly listed as The Hall and Stables) The item shall be amended to read SHOTESHAM PARK (Mill Lane) The Hall (Formerly listed as The Hall and Stables)

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TM 29 NW SHOTESHAM SHOTESHAM PARK

6/98 The Hall 26/11/59 (Formerly listed as GV The Hall and Stables) I Mansion. From 1784 by Sir John Soane. Gault brick with stone dressings and slate roof. Square main block with lower service wings and courtyards to north. 2 storeys, attic storey and cellars. South facade of 7 bays with slightly advanced frontispiece of 5 bays with centre 3 bays further advanced and capped with pediment above attic storey. Bay rhythm (a,b,c,b, c,b,a) defined by broad Ionic pilasters supporting a plain stone frieze and modillion cornice. Venetian windows to ground floor of-bays 'b' with stone architrave and stone semicircular inner pediment enclosed by 2 orders of rubbed brick voussoirs. Bays 'c' with semicircular niches with rubbed brick semidomes. No windows to bays 'a'. Upper windows sashes with glazing bars beneath skewback arches. Parapet. West facade of 7 bays of sash windows with basement windows visible and centre 5 bays recessed. Modillion cornice continued. East facade of 5 bays with centre 3 bays recessed and containing an engaged Ionic portico on 4 columns. Semicircular headed flanking windows within containing arches. Entrance hall (from south) with fine plaster ceiling: oval with guilloche border and cusped fan span- drels and rose. Main stair with cantilevered moulded stone treads and iron balusters with a simple floral motif contained within lozenges. Stair hall lit by large Venetian window with glazed outer arch. High quality plasterwork throughout. Some early C18 carved marble chimney-pieces pro- bably from Wricklemarsh. D.Watkin "Shotesham Park, Norfolk", Country Life, CXLII, 1967, pp312-316.]

Listing NGR: TM2247998802

Selected Sources

Books and journals
'Country Life' in Country Life, , Vol. 142, (1967), 312-316

National Grid Reference: TM 22479 98802

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