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White Cottage, Worlingworth

Description: White Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281414

OS Grid Reference: TM2224768270
OS Grid Coordinates: 622247, 268270
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2676, 1.2558

Location: Old Stores Close, Worlingworth, Suffolk IP13 7HX

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

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Listing Text

TM 26 NW
5/133 White Cottage
- II
House. In 2 phases: C16 (or possibly earlier) with mid C17 parlour addition.
Timber framed and plastered except left gable end which is weatherboarded.
Thatched roof. 1½ storeys. Various casement windows, mostly old. To left is
a boarded door and gabled open porch of timber. A further boarded door to
right. One gabled dormer, bearing the painted date 'AD 1646'. Internal stack
with plain C17 shaft. Hall ceiling has plain joists set flat, possibly
inserted into an earlier structure. Open fireplace. At the service end there
are 2 tie beams with heavy braces passing through the floor level; one tie
beam carries queen-posts, with one-way straight braces to the arcade plates.
Roof structure partly renewed following a fire of c.1975. Parlour end has
plain first floor studding.

Listing NGR: TM2224768270

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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