If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.
Description: Widows Nest
Date Listed: 23 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281411
OS Grid Reference: TM2165768528
OS Grid Coordinates: 621657, 268528
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2702, 1.2473
Explore more of the area around Worlingworth, Suffolk at Explore Britain.
WORLINGWORTH SHOP STREET
TM 26 NW
5/130 Widows Nest
House. Early C17; extended to west in 1910. Timber framed and plastered with
a pantiled roof. 2 storeys. 2-cell form. Mid C20 standard casement windows
without glazing bars; mid C20 glazed door. Internal stack with C19 shaft.
Addition is in common brick, also pantiled, and has a gable stack. The frame
is in 4 bays, much of it exposed on the first floor; some original windows,
the mullions plastered over. The tie beams were cut in mid C20 to form a side
passage. A 2-bay ground floor room has chamfered joists and original trimming
for a ladder stair. In the other bays on the ground floor the structure is
concealed except for a plain unchamfered cross-beam which may be evidence for
a former smoke bay.
Listing NGR: TM2165768528
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
Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.