RED HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1352443
Date first listed:
29-Jul-1955
Statutory Address:
RED HOUSE, SHOP STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
RED HOUSE, SHOP STREET

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 22171 68545

Details

WORLINGWORTH SHOP STREET TM 26 NW 5/132 Red House 29.7.55 - II House. Early C16 to rear, late C18 front block. Double-pile form. Red brick with wooden modillion eaves cornice; roof has C20 plaintiles to front and glazed black pantiles to rear. Older work timber framed and plastered under a pantiled roof. 2 storeys and attics. 5-bay facade: flush-frame sashes with glazing bars under flat rubbed brick arches. Doorcase has pilasters with dosserets, an open pediment and panelled reveals; 6-panel raised and fielded door, semi-circular fanlight with radiating glazing bars. 3 pedimented dormers with 2-light small-paned windows. Gable stacks. The left gable end has various sash windows and blind panels; this wall screens the earlier work by means of a flat parapet before sloping steeply down at the rear. Internally the earlier range has some good exposed framing. Hall has close studding and a moulded bridging beam with a band of running leaf carving on the soffit. In the side wall of the parlour, close to the gable end, is a blocked C16 doorway with 4-centre arched head. At the service end the C16 structure is only visible on the upper floor. Attic floor has closely-spaced plain joists set flat. Roof has 2 rows of wind-braced butt purlins; over the hall and parlour chambers there are slightly cambered collars with long solid arched braces meeting at the centre. Front range has original well stair with stick balusters, in 2 flights.

Listing NGR: TM2217168545

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
281413
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: 14 Mar 2003
Reference: IOE01/10284/03
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr A. C. A Seinet. Source Historic England Archive
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