POUNTNEY HALL

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1352239

Date first listed: 17-Nov-1987

Statutory Address: POUNTNEY HALL, THE COMMON

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: POUNTNEY HALL, THE COMMON

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

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk (District Authority)

Parish: Mellis

National Grid Reference: TM 08155 73706

Summary

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History

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Details

MELLIS THE COMMON (NORTH WEST TM 07 SE SIDE) 3/18 Pountney Hall - GV II

House. Late C16 or early C17 for Clarke family, reduced in size and altered c.1810. Timber frame with clay lump additions. Plastered. Steeply pitched plaintiled roofs. Once a much larger half H plan house, remaining 3 cell block was probably service range originally. 2 storeys and attics. Front has a 6 raised panelled part glazed door to right of centre, hooded architrave, flanking early C19 3-light glazing bar metal frame casements with cusped Gothic heads. First floor 3-light glazing bar casements. Boxed eaves. A stack inserted towards left in front roof slope. Right gable end extruded stack with projecting brick bands, exposed plates and double purlins. Left gable end similar 3 and 4-light casements with Gothic heads, hood moulds. To rear a 6 raised panelled architraved door, flanking 3-light glazing bar casements, 2 lights on first floor to left. To rear right an early dairy bay separately roofed with a parallel ridge, 2 light casements, brackets to exposed plates, single purlins, raised eaves to rear. Attached to right of main range and dairy bay are 2 parallel C19 clay lump service outshuts with lower parallel roofs, double doors, 3-light casement, gable end pentice board. Interior not inspected. (East Anglian Miscellany, 1918, pp54-74).

Listing NGR: TM0815573706

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 280306

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

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'East Anglian Miscellany' in East Anglian Miscellany, (1918), 54-74

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