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Woolpit Institute (Part)

A Grade II Listed Building in Woolpit, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2245 / 52°13'28"N

Longitude: 0.8889 / 0°53'20"E

OS Eastings: 597414

OS Northings: 262405

OS Grid: TL974624

Mapcode National: GBR SJ2.HK4

Mapcode Global: VHKDF.CC92

Entry Name: Woolpit Institute (Part)

Listing Date: 15 November 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1284982

English Heritage Legacy ID: 280903

Location: Woolpit, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP30

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Woolpit

Built-Up Area: Woolpit

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Woolpit The Blessed Virgin Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

WOOLPIT GREEN HILL
TL 9762
5/150 Woolpit Institute (part)
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15.11.54
GV II
Museum and meeting rooms. Early C16. 2 storeys. 2 bays. Timber-framed and
plastered, the framing fully exposed with plaster infill panels: arch
windbraced close-studding. The first floor was originally long-wall jettied
towards the street, the front wall being pushed forward in C18/C19.
Plaintiled roof. At 1st storey is a linked series of 4 windows; the outer
pair are 3-light casements, the inner pair mullioned. All have diamond leaded
glazing. At ground storey is a pair of hipped plaintiled-roofed bay windows
linked by an open gabled porch on posts and carved into the lintel is "1914 IN
MEMORIAM 1918". Boarded inner entrance door. Crownpost roof exposed in upper
room: plain square posts with 4-way plank braces; a pair of long renewed
rising braces from the tiebeam.


Listing NGR: TL9741462405

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