THATCHED COTTAGE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1352441

Date first listed: 23-Jun-1988

Statutory Address: THATCHED COTTAGE, NEWTOWN

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: THATCHED COTTAGE, NEWTOWN

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

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk (District Authority)

Parish: Worlingworth

National Grid Reference: TM 21609 68935

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History

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Details

WORLINGWORTH NEWTOWN TM 26 NW 5/122 Thatched Cottage - II House. Early-mid C17 with medieval origins. Timber framed with mid C20 textured plasterwork and a thatched roof. 1½ storeys. 2-cell form. 2 windows, C20 small-paned casements. To right is a small mid C20 gabled porch with boarded door. 2 gabled dormers. Internal stack with small plain shaft. Single-storey C20 additions to right gable end and rear. The frame re-uses many medieval components, including a tie beam with mortices for a crown-post and for long arched-braces. Most is exposed only in the upstairs rooms. Left room on ground floor has a large open fireplace with original lintol. Intact roof, probably of coupled-rafter or common-rafter form, not fully examined.

Listing NGR: TM2160968935

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 281403

Legacy System: LBS

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