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Haywards, Woolpit

Description: Haywards

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 November 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 280896

OS Grid Reference: TL9738562384
OS Grid Coordinates: 597385, 262384
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2243, 0.8885

Location: The Street, Woolpit, Suffolk IP30 9QN

Locality: Woolpit
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP30 9QN

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Listing Text

TL 9762
5/143 Haywards (formerly listed
15.11.54 as Hill House)
Shop and offices built as a house in late C14 with alterations of early C19.
2 storeys, 4 windows. A 3-cell open hall house. Timber-framed, encased in
early C19 gault brick. Concrete plaintiled roof with 3 rear chimneys of red
brick. Early C19 windows with flat arches of gauged brick and small-pane
sashes. C19 entrance doorway at cross-entry position: 6-panelled door and
blind semi-circular fanlight with gauged brick head. Interior: Complete C14
roof structure: a slightly-cambered tiebeam, octagonal crownpost with moulded
capital and base and thick 4-way braces. Heavy smoke-blackening. Close-
studding exposed at 1st storey: an early example. Long splayed and tabled
scarf joints with undersquinted butts. A 2-centred arched doorway found
during alterations, now concealed or missing: no framing visible at ground

Listing NGR: TL9739662371

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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