HILL TOP COTTAGES

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1352259
Date first listed:
17-Nov-1987
Statutory Address:
HILL TOP COTTAGES, 1 AND 2, BURY ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
HILL TOP COTTAGES, 1 AND 2, BURY ROAD

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Suffolk
District:
Mid Suffolk (District Authority)
Parish:
Wortham
National Grid Reference:
TM 08662 77144

Details

TM 07 NE WORTHAM BURY ROAD (SOUTH SIDE)

1/136 Nos. 1 and 2 Hill Top - Cottages

-- II

House, now 2 dwellings. Mid C16, extended and altered C19 and C20. Timber frame, plastered. Steeply pitched pantiled roof. A large 3 cell plan, probably with a cross passage originally, additions to rear of service end to form an L on plan. 2 storeys. 5 window front, entrances towards each end have part glazed doors with bracketed hoods, 1 and 2-light glazing bar casements. Boxed eaves. Rebuilt axial ridge stack to left of centre between hall and parlour. Right gable end pentice board, exposed double purlins and plates. C19 and C20 service bays added to rear right with C20 casements, lower ridge and 2 stacks. Interior: hall has heavily and continuously moulded cross axial binding beam and storey posts, double roll and fillet mouldings flanking a central cavetto moulding, parlour has triple roll and cavetto moulded cross axial binding beam on shafted storey posts, roll moulded joists, reverse curved bracing and exposed close studding in service end. First floor: jowled and elaborately moulded posts had arched braces to cambered tie beams, stop chamfered binding beams. Queen post roof with cranked braces from jowled posts down to tie beams and arched braces from posts up to arcade plates/purlins.

Listing NGR: TM0866277144

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
280426
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 29 Apr 2003
Reference: IOE01/03363/27
Rights: Copyright IoE Mrs Colleen Cole. Source Historic England Archive
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