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The Hemplands, Wortham

Description: The Hemplands

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 280471

OS Grid Reference: TM0913679309
OS Grid Coordinates: 609136, 279309
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3719, 1.0708

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

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Listing Text


1/178 The Hemplands

-- II

House, latterly 2 or 3 dwellings. C16, floor and stack inserted and extended
C17, altered C20. Timber frame, exposed studding with plastered infill.
Thatched roof. Originally a 2 bay open hall extended by 1 bay to left or
service end and 2 bays to right or upper end. 1 storey and attic. Exposed
studding to front has larger scantling and wider spacing to early bays, closer
studding to left, smaller scantling to right. Boarded doors to original lower
bay and between 2 added bays to right, scattered C19 and C20 glazing bar
casements, two 2-light dormers with eyebrow thatching. Ridge stack inserted
in upper bay of original hall. Gable end attic lights, pentice boards. To
rear early diamond mullioned windows and a smal oven outshut behind stack, a
pantiled lean-to additon to rear right. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: TM0913679309

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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