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Worlington Old Hall, Worlington

Description: Worlington Old Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 May 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 275802

OS Grid Reference: TL6974073735
OS Grid Coordinates: 569740, 273735
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3354, 0.4899

Location: B1102, Worlington, Suffolk IP28 8RX

Locality: Worlington
Local Authority: Forest Heath District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP28 8RX

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Listing Text


3/60 Worlington Old Hall
- II

House. Early C16 with alterations of C18 and early C19. 2 storeys. Timber-
framed and rendered, with early C19 parapet having modillioned cornice.
Plaintiled roofs, hipped at left; gabled cross-wing to right. Central chimney
of gault and red brick. Early C19 small-pane sash windows. 1 storey semi-
circular portico, with entablature and flat leaded roof, on slender Doric
columns. Early C19 French doors with oblong fanlight having intersecting
bars. The front wall was originally jettied at 1st floor; when the wall was
underbuilt and re-fenestrated early C19, the exposed face of the C16 chimney
at ground floor level was concealed. This has sunk panels with trefoil-headed
arcading in carved red brick. In the hall are rib-moulded 1st floor beams and
a large open fireplace of early C16. Some panelling and other C18 features
internally. The service wing of 1 storey with attics was added to right

Listing NGR: TL6974073735

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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