Building record M5299 - Annesley Hall


HOUSE (Medieval to Late 20th Century)


Grid reference Centred SK 50352 52320 (50m by 38m)
Map sheet SK55SW
District Ashfield
Civil Parish Annesley, Ashfield


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Of medieval masonry nothing is visible. The centre part is C17 but of at least two builds, one mid, one late C17. The gabled wings are both said to be of 1691: the right one may be earlier. At the SW end a three-storey C18 façade to the C17 wing. Additions … at the NE end of 1838, the SW service wing of 1885. Porch projection … early C19? (3)
Annesley Park. The main structure is a C16/C17 house enclosed by additions in 1834 and c.1865. There was a house here in the C14. (4)
Annesley Park comprises a C16/C17 house masked by later additions. The earlier house is visible on the NE or entrance front. The wings survive but the central porch has been replaced by a modern entrance ... No trace of a Med house was seen. (5)
Aisle post of Medieval Hall 'virtually complete to its original height', with carved capital, exposed in bedchamber over the hall during repairs c.1983. (6)
Originally an aisled hall. Mid C13. (7)
See M5300 for icehouse, M2561 for ruined church.

Data Held: Ground Photograph (Ground photograph). SNT2646.

6 colour prints, 03/02/1995 (negs E45/5,6, E46/2), SMR

Listed buildings slides, 34 slides (Photograph). SNT2648.

--/10/79, Annesley Hall (Plan). SNT3681.

External Architect, 1974, Annesley Hall - proposals (Plan). SNT4347.

Manpower Services, 1987, Annesley Hall Ice House (Plan). SNT2662.

<1> Throsby J, 1790, Thoroton's History of Notts Vol 2, p 270 (Published document). SNT1346.

<2> Jacks L, 1881, The Great Houses of Notts, pp 1- (Published document). SNT827.

<3> Pevsner N, 1979, The Buildings of England: Nottinghamshire 2nd ed., p 55-6 (Monograph). SNT4.

<4> Musters JN Lt Col, Pers Comm (Personal comment). SNT933.

<5> Woodhouse WC, 1959, Pers Comm (Personal comment). SNT1437.

<6> Thoroton Society, 1983, TTS, p 85-6 (Published document). SNT396.

<7> DOE, Listed Building Description (Published document). SNT228.

Sources/Archives (12)

  • --- Ground photograph: Data Held: Ground Photograph.
  • --- Photograph: Listed buildings slides. 34 slides.
  • --- Plan: Manpower Services. 1987. Annesley Hall Ice House. A3. 2. scaled and inked.
  • --- Plan: --/10/79. Annesley Hall. 1.
  • --- Plan: External Architect. 1974. Annesley Hall - proposals. Larger than A3. scaled and inked.
  • <1> Published document: Throsby J. 1790. Thoroton's History of Notts Vol 2. p 270.
  • <2> Published document: Jacks L. 1881. The Great Houses of Notts. pp 1-.
  • <3> Monograph: Pevsner N. 1979. The Buildings of England: Nottinghamshire 2nd ed.. Penguin. p 55-6.
  • <4> Personal comment: Musters JN Lt Col. Pers Comm.
  • <5> Personal comment: Woodhouse WC. 1959. Pers Comm.
  • <6> Published document: Thoroton Society. 1983. TTS. 87. p 85-6.
  • <7> Published document: DOE. Listed Building Description.

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Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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