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Latitude: 52.3527 / 52°21'9"N
Longitude: 1.0573 / 1°3'26"E
OS Eastings: 608307
OS Northings: 277133
OS Grid: TM083771
Mapcode National: GBR TJ2.J3S
Mapcode Global: VHL9D.84S8
Entry Name: Schools Gateway
Listing Date: 17 November 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1352283
English Heritage Legacy ID: 280444
Location: Wortham, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP22
District: Mid Suffolk
Civil Parish: Wortham
Built-Up Area: 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
TM 07 NE WORTHAM LONG GREEN (SOUTH SIDE)
1/153 Schools Gateway
Facade to former village Reading Room. 1870. Red brick with ashlar dressings.
In a classical style. Three arched and pedimented bays. Taller central arch,
archivolt with keystone and impost capitals, similar but smaller flanking
arches over which are panels inscribed "FAITH' and 'HOPE". 4 Roman Doric
columns on high bases, entablature carries pediments, that to the centre
larger with a damaged panel formerly inscribed 'CHARITY'. At ends consoles to
coping. To rear chamfered relieving arches over outer arches, key blocked
ashlar to centre, two 2 stage buttresses (Pevsner 1974).
Listing NGR: TM0830777133
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