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Thatched Cottage, Worlingworth

Description: Thatched Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281403

OS Grid Reference: TM2160968935
OS Grid Coordinates: 621609, 268935
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2739, 1.2469

Location: Worlingworth, Suffolk IP13 7HS

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

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Listing Text

TM 26 NW
5/122 Thatched Cottage
- II
House. Early-mid C17 with medieval origins. Timber framed with mid C20
textured plasterwork and a thatched roof. 1½ storeys. 2-cell form. 2
windows, C20 small-paned casements. To right is a small mid C20 gabled porch
with boarded door. 2 gabled dormers. Internal stack with small plain shaft.
Single-storey C20 additions to right gable end and rear. The frame re-uses
many medieval components, including a tie beam with mortices for a crown-post
and for long arched-braces. Most is exposed only in the upstairs rooms. Left
room on ground floor has a large open fireplace with original lintol. Intact
roof, probably of coupled-rafter or common-rafter form, not fully examined.

Listing NGR: TM2160968935

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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