Date Listed: 23 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281416
OS Grid Reference: TM2054268925
OS Grid Coordinates: 620542, 268925
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2742, 1.2312
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WORLINGWORTH SOUTHOLT ROAD
TM 26 NW
House. Early-mid C17 with C16 origins. Considerably modernised c.1982.
Timber framed and plastered under a thatched roof. 2 storeys. 2-cell lobby
entry type. Mid C20 2 and 3-light casement windows without glazing bars. Mid
C20 side doorway. Internal stack. Small C17 rear wing with later side
additions. A substantial frame in 5 bays with arched corner bracing,
reassembled from C16 origins; there is evidence for redundant C16 windows and
tie beam braces. The roof, also of C16 origin, has a single row of wind-
braced clasped purlins, most of the components showing uneven smoke-
blackening. On the ground floor the bridging beams and storey posts have C17
ogee stop-chamfers; the joists are small and irregular although they may be of
C17 date. Rear wing has original side purlin roof. C19 newel stair by stack.
Listing NGR: TM2054268925
Source: English Heritage
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