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Widows' Homes, Woolverstone

Description: Widows' Homes

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 277316

OS Grid Reference: TM1851238532
OS Grid Coordinates: 618512, 238532
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0022, 1.1820

Location: B1456, Woolverstone, Suffolk IP9 1AR

Locality: Woolverstone
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP9 1AR

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Listing Text

(south side)
- Widows' Homes
- II
Widows' homes. 1887 on plaque. For Berners estate. Red brick with tile hung
1st floor and plain tile roof. 2 storeys. 4-bay centre with single-bay pro-
jecting cross wings to each end. Domestic revival style. Tudor-arched plank
doors with carved spandrels in moulded surrounds. Ovolo mullioned windows of
4 lights with leaded lights. Plaque to first floor centre with crest and
inscription HB 1887 WIDOWS HOMES. Gabled half dormers with mullion windows with
leaded lights, bargeboards and finials. Gabled cross wings with finials.
Swept roof with cresting and 3 groups of ridge stacks with moulded cornices.

Listing NGR: TM1851238532

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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