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The Old House, Hepworth

Description: The Old House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 284270

OS Grid Reference: TL9744675410
OS Grid Coordinates: 597446, 275410
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3412, 0.8970

Locality: Hepworth
Local Authority: St Edmundsbury Borough Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP22 2PR

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Listing Text


1/7 The Old House


House. C15 and later. One storey and attics: now a 3-cell lobby entrance
form. Timber-framed and rendered; thatched roof; internal chimney-stack with
plain shaft. C20 casement windows; one gabled dormer. Frame in 4 bays: the
bay at the east end is a C18 extension. The 2 central bays show evidence of
having been an open hall : on the upper storey the remains of 2 long 5-light
diamond-mullioned windows, that on the rear wall with mullions in situ. The
original end tie-beam has been cut through to give access to the C18 addition.
Rafter roof. The original timbers are very light-weight and include coppice-
wood. The ceiling to the central ground storey room is a C17 insertion.

Listing NGR: TL9744675410

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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