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South View, Wortham

Description: South View

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 280437

OS Grid Reference: TM0775477382
OS Grid Coordinates: 607754, 277382
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3551, 1.0493

Location: Wortham, Suffolk IP22 1PU

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

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Listing Text


1/146 South View

-- II

House, now 2 dwellings. Mid to late C16, extended mid C17. Timber frame,
roughcast. Thatched roof. Originally 2 cells with parlour added to right. 2
storeys with attic over parlour. Entrance in cross passage position to centre
of original building, a boarded door in an open gabled porch, second entrance
into parlour to right, 2 and 3-light glazing bar casements. Eaves step up
slightly to later build, originally external stack is now axial on ridge in
parlour, 2 conjoined diagonally set shafts, rebuilt cap. Roof half hipped to
left end with exposed plates. Right end attic 2-light casement, exposed
plates and purlins. To rear right a clay lump pantiled lean-to outshut.
Interior: hall has a stop chamfered cross axial binding beam and runout
chamfered joists, arched bracing in service end wall, first floor central
opposed base cruck blades to a raised stop chamfered tie beam on which are
jowled queen posts above which roof is ceiled. Parlour has a double bar stop
chamfered axial binding beam, concealed frame, first floor not inspected.

Listing NGR: TM0775477382

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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