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Pond Farmhouse, Worlingworth

Description: Pond Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281398

OS Grid Reference: TM2171269376
OS Grid Coordinates: 621712, 269376
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2778, 1.2487

Location: Fingal Street, Worlingworth, Suffolk IP13 7PD

Locality: Worlingworth
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP13 7PD

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Listing Text

TM 26 NW
5/117 Pond Farmhouse
- II
Farmhouse. Early C17; brick casing has datestone 'SP 1873' on left gable end.
Timber framed, the facade encased and the left gable end rebuilt in white
brick; right gable end brick-cased and rendered; plastered at rear. Pantiled
roof. 2 storeys and attic. 3-cell, lobby entry type. 3 windows, mid C20
standard casements; replacement lintols of timber. Gabled porch of 1873 with
mid C20 door. Internal stack, the lower half of the shaft original. C19
stack on outside of right gable end. Much of the frame is intact: reverse-
curved braces; evidence for diamond-mullioned windows on both floors and in
one gable. Axial bridging beams to all 3 ground floor rooms; chamfered joists
in the hall, otherwise plain joists. No evidence of original first floor
partitioning above hall and service end. Roof has clasped and stepped butt
purlins with cranked wind braces. One collar is supported by a central post
from the tie beam and there is evidence for one to another collar, now
removed: this strengthening work is of C17 date. Newel stairs, the lower
flight rebuilt in C19.

Listing NGR: TM2171269376

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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