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Longwood House, Nayland-with-Wissington

Description: Longwood House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 January 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 278465

OS Grid Reference: TL9773434505
OS Grid Coordinates: 597734, 234505
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9738, 0.8774

Location: 31 Stoke Road, Nayland, Suffolk CO6 4JD

Locality: Nayland-with-Wissington
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: CO6 4JD

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Listing Text

5377 (South Side)
Nayland with Wissington
No 31
(Longwood Houuse)
formerly listed under
Birch Street)
TL 93 SE 15/720 lO.1.53.

A C16-C17 timber-framed and plastered house with a cross wing at the west
end which has a modern date panel with the date 1610. The house was considerably
altered in the C18 and later. The cross wing has 2 storeys and attics
and is jettied on the upper storey. The main block is 1 storey and attics
on the north side and 2 storeys on the south. The windows generally axe
double-hung sashes with glazing bars but on the north front there is 1
leaded casement. On the south side a small projection is built into the
angle of the main block and the cross wing. Roof tiled, with a large
gabled dormer on the north front. The main block has a fine original
chimney stack with 3 grouped octagonal shafts with spurred caps and moulded
bases. The cross wing has a restored stack with 4 grouped octagonal shafts
with moulded caps and bases.

Listing NGR: TL9773434505

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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