Record Details

NHER Number:21234
Type of record:Building
Name:Coston Hall, Coston

Summary

Coston hall is a 17th century building of painted brick with a black pantile roof. The cross wing is probably of a later date, and there is also a 19th century rear pile. The cross wing has two storeys with a massive gable stack with three octagonal shafts, and the main block has a roof of four bays with collars and windbracing.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 0649 0626
Map Sheet:TG00NE
Parish:RUNHALL, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Coston Hall.

English Heritage Listing 1983:
Brick, painted; and black pantiles. 17th century main block with cross wing probably later and 19th century rear pile. Two storeys and attics. Modern entrance bay-window and 19th century other windows. East gable wall with two five-light and one four-light (attic) 17th century mullioned and transomed windows with brick pediments. Attic window has original moulded brick mullions. West gable stack. Cross wing has two storeys with massive gable stack with three octagonal shafts. Main block roof of four bays with collars and windbracing.
Information from (S1).
E. Rose (NAU), 18 March 1985.

Monument Types

  • GREAT HOUSE (Post Medieval to Modern - 1600 AD to 2050 AD)
  • HOUSE (Post Medieval to Modern - 1600 AD to 2050 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

<S1>Scheduling record: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England.

Related records - none

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