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Potash Farmhouse, Worlingworth

Description: Potash Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281400

OS Grid Reference: TM2194169868
OS Grid Coordinates: 621941, 269868
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2821, 1.2523

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
5/119 Potash Farmhouse
- II
Farmhouse. C15 core with much C17 alteration. Timber framed and roughcast-
rendered under a thatched roof. 1½ storeys. A former open hall house of 3-
cell form. 3 windows, mid C20 small-paned metal casements. Mid C20 plank
door. 3 gabled dormers. Internal stack with short rendered shaft; external
stack at left gable end. Widely-spaced medieval studding. Truss over former
open hall is now in a partition wall: evidence for tie beam braces and
probably queen-posts, all removed. Inserted floor has chamfered joists set
flat. Parlour ceiling is first half of C17: storey posts with shaped heads
and ogee stop-chamfered sides; chamfered joists, square in section. Service
end much altered, the cross-partition to the hall removed; later floor

Listing NGR: TM2194169868

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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