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Beehive Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Wortham, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.372 / 52°22'19"N

Longitude: 1.0689 / 1°4'8"E

OS Eastings: 609010

OS Northings: 279318

OS Grid: TM090793

Mapcode National: GBR THX.72L

Mapcode Global: VHL96.GMYZ

Entry Name: Beehive Cottage

Listing Date: 17 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1284409

English Heritage Legacy ID: 280434

Location: Wortham, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP22

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Wortham

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Wortham St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


1/144 Beehive Cottage


House, latterly 2 dwellings. C16 origins probable, extended C17, altered C20.
Timber frame, plastered with some weatherboarding. Thatched roofs. Probably
a small 2 bay open hall extended by addition of parlour bay to left, lobby
entry plan with a porch and a short rear wing, both probably C20 additions re-
using older materials. 1 storey and attic. Entrance to left of centre in a
gabled 1 storey and attic porch, reset panelled double doors, flanking and
attic casements, diamond mullioned window in right return. To right a short
catslide roof over a weatherboarded lean-to outshut with a 2-light casement.
An axial ridge stack at left end of original building, slightly lower ridge to
C17 parlour bay to left with gable end ground floor exposed diamond mullions,
attic 4-light ovolo mullioned window. Right gable end C19 external stack
with offsets, exposed plates. To rear 2-light glazing bar casements and three
2-light gabled dormers. Behind main stack is 1 storey and attic added wing.
Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: TM0901079318

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