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Windy Lea, Charsfield

Description: Windy Lea

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 August 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 286417

OS Grid Reference: TM2559757224
OS Grid Coordinates: 625597, 257224
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1671, 1.2974

Location: Charsfield, Suffolk IP13 7QH

Locality: Charsfield
Local Authority: Suffolk Coastal District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP13 7QH

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Listing Text

TM 25 NE
(East Side)
5/3 Windy Lea
House. C15. Timber framed with colourwashed render. C20 pantile roof.
Two storeys with attic, originally an open-hall plan with 2-storey, solar
wing. Entrance front: doorway at left of centre on the line of the former
screens passage. C20 half-glazed door. To left of this a C20 two-light
casement and at right a single-light casement. To right again is a
projecting gabled bay window of 3-lights and to far right a further glazed
2-light window which may both be set in earlier window openings. To the
ridge at right of centre is a chimney stack. The right hand gable end has
a 2-light casement to the ground, first and attic floors and clapboard
covering to the wall. Left hand gable end: similar. Rear: masked at
ground floor level at left by C20 outshut and C20 conservatory at right
with 2 doorways. First floor has two 2-light casements and a single-light
Interior: wooden panelled screen to one side of the screens passage with
moulded muntins and cross rails. Two 4-centered arched doorways, leading
to service rooms, which have lost their dividing wall. Inserted floor to
hall which has cut back wall posts to accommodate the broach-stopped
chamfered beam. Joists with run-out end stops. Two trusses to the first
floor with arched braces and cambered ties. Attic: soot-blackened common
rafters with collars

Listing NGR: TM2559757224

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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