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Ivy House, Worlingworth

Description: Ivy House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 281418

OS Grid Reference: TM2424170169
OS Grid Coordinates: 624241, 270169
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2839, 1.2862

Location: Worlingworth, Suffolk IP13 7NY

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

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Listing Text

TM 27 SW
Ivy House (formerly
29.7.55 listed as Boundary
- II
Former farmhouse. Late C16; C17 service wing to rear, almost entirely rebuilt
mid C20. Timber framed and plastered with a pantiled roof. 2 storeys and
attic. 3-cell form. 2 windows, C19 3-light mullioned casements with small
panes; wooden hoodmoulds. Various ovolo-muillioned windows, mostly original,
some mid C20 replacements. In cross-entry position is a C19 doorway with
pilasters and the lower part of an entablature, now altered; panelled reveals;
5-panel door and rectangular overlight. A particularly good interior with
almost all of the structure exposed. Intact studding with reverse-curved
braces. Service partition has 2 4-centre arched doorways and original doors.
Hall has closely-spaced chamfered joists and a good open fireplace with
original lintol. Attic floor has plain joists set flat. 4-centre arched
brick fireplace in parlour chamber. Good roof: one row of clasped purlins and
a ridge piece; 2-way arched wind bracing. Original newel stairs (both

Listing NGR: TM2424170169

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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