Record Details

NHER Number:11062
Type of record:Building
Name:Coldham Hall and possible medieval moated site


Coldham Hall is a simple 18th century stuccoed house of three bays in two storeys, that sits alongside or within the remains of a rectangular moat which is thought to be medieval. If there was a medieval great house on this site, there has been no evidence of it recovered, and no part of it is retained in the current Coldham Hall.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TM 25400 87048
Map Sheet:TM28NE

Full description

OS antiquity.
E. Rose (NAU).

Hall is moated but not ancient - see photocopy of OS records in file.
NAR Records. R. J. Rickett (NAU), 5 September 1990.

Rectangular moat to north shown on 1984 1:10,000 OS.
E. Rose (NLA).

April 2000. Site visit.
Nothing remains of this site, modern farm buildings cover area to southwest, remainder now under arable cultivation. Owner of Coldham Hall recalls area as old orchard before infilling several years ago.
H. Paterson (A&E), 12 April 2000.

This records also includes the details of Coldham Hall itself.
November 1976. Listed, Grade II.
Listing Description:
Coldham Hall, Redenhall.
18th century. Stuccoed. Steeply pitched pantile roof with coped gable ends. Two storeys. Three windows, sashes with glazing bars. Central blocked doorway. Brick chimney stacks at ends. Attached outbuilding to north, stuccoed with
pantile roof lower than house.
Information from (S1).

April 2008.
Proposal to replace 3 casement windows on a like for like basis and to replace a large window with French doors.
See (S2) for further information
H. White (NLA) 21 November 2008

Monument Types

  • GREAT HOUSE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • MOAT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HOUSE (Post Medieval to Modern - 1700 AD to 2050 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Illustration: Various. Various. Architectural plans.
---Designation: Listed Building Consent.
---Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TM 28 NE 5.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Monograph: Pevsner, N and Wilson, W. 1999. Norfolk 2: North-West and South. The Buildings of England. 2nd Edition. p 610.
---Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Medieval. Edenhall with Harleston.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1155998.
<S2>Unpublished Document: Lambert, D. 2008. Design and Access Statement, Coldham Hall, Redenhall.

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