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The Old Queens, Wortham

Description: The Old Queens

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 280442

OS Grid Reference: TM0869677265
OS Grid Coordinates: 608696, 277265
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3537, 1.0631

Location: A143, Wortham, Suffolk IP22 1PP

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

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Listing Text

TM 07 NE
1/151 The Old Queens

-- II

House, latterly a public house. c.1600, part rebuilt in later C17, altered and
extended C20. Timber frame, plastered. Steeply pitched machine tiled roof.
3 cells, probably with a cross passage plan originally, hall and service bays
a rebuilding of an earlier range. 2 storeys. Entrance in cross passage
position to right of centre in a C20 gabled porch with a panelled door, 3
light C20 glazing bar casements. Plinth steps down with a straight joint to
parlour bays to left. Boxed eaves. Rebuilt axial ridge stack between hall
and parlour. A C20 wing extends to rear right. Interior: close studding,
stop chamfered axial binding beams, first floor mortices for a 4-light diamond
mullioned window, cranked braces in walling over parlour, cambered tie beams,
collars clasp purlins with cranked windbraces over parlour end.

Listing NGR: TM0869677265

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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