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Hill Barn, Wortham

Description: Hill Barn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 November 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 280458

OS Grid Reference: TM0769279697
OS Grid Coordinates: 607692, 279697
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3759, 1.0498

Location: Low Road, Wortham, Suffolk IP22 1SH

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

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Listing Text


1/167 Hill Barn (formerly listed as
- Barn South West of Wortham Manor)

Former manorial barn in course of conversion to a dwelling at time of
inspection. Mid C16. Timber frame. Steeply pitched hipped roof. Cladding
removed. 5 bays. An added central gabled midstrey towards road flanked by
later lean-to outshuts. Interior: close studding without mid rails, reverse
curved braces in walling, double arched braces from jowled posts to cambered
tie beams, lower purlins are clasped by lower collars and halved principals,
arched windbraces; on lower collars are jowled queen struts to upper collars
which clasp upper purlins, arched braces from queen struts to upper purlins
and collars.

Listing NGR: TM0769279697

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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