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Lockleys, Wortham

Description: Lockleys

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 280427

OS Grid Reference: TM0797676579
OS Grid Coordinates: 607976, 276579
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3478, 1.0521

Location: Chapel Lane, Wortham, Suffolk IP22 1QP

Locality: Wortham
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP22 1QP

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Listing Text


1/137 Lockleys


House. Early C17, altered C20. Timber frame, plastered with painted sham
timber frame. Machine tiled and pantiled roof. 3 cell cross passage plan. 2
storeys and attic. Ground floor: entrance in a gabled porch in cross passage
position, glazed doors, to left a small 3-light glazing bar metal frame
casement, to right 3-light transomed timber glazing bar casements with hood
boards. First floor 3-light C20 metal frame casements. Sprocket eaves.
Axial ridge stack to right of centre between hall and parlour. Left end
extruded stack. Right end exposed plates and purlins. To rear catslide roofs
over clay lump lean-to outshut additions at ends, to centre a door and a 2-
light casement. Interior: close studding, stop chamfered cross axial binding
beams, parlour fireplace has an ovolo and cavetto moulded depressed brick
arch, run out chamfered joists and tension bracing in altered service end,
stairs behind stack. First floor: 3 and 5-light chamfered mullioned window
openings, fireplace in room over parlour has a chamfered depressed brick arch.
Double purlin roof with lower putt purlins, collars and halved principals
clasping upper purlins, cranked windbraces. Formerly known as Chapel Farm

Listing NGR: TM0797676579

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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