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Chessil Holt

A Grade II Listed Building in Wattisfield, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.3287 / 52°19'43"N

Longitude: 0.948 / 0°56'52"E

OS Eastings: 600975

OS Northings: 274160

OS Grid: TM009741

Mapcode National: GBR SGT.SM6

Mapcode Global: VHKCW.DQ0P

Entry Name: Chessil Holt

Listing Date: 15 July 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1032163

English Heritage Legacy ID: 281854

Location: Wattisfield, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP22

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Wattisfield

Built-Up Area: Wattisfield

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Wattisfield St Margaret

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


3/109 Chessil Holt


House. C17 and c18. Timber-framed and rendered; plaintiled roofs. 1½
storeys; 2-cell main range with lobby-entrance, C18 rear wing. A C19 single-
storey extension formerly used for the village post office along part of the
front: rendered, with comb pargetting; plaintiles to the hipped lean-to roof;
one 12-pane sash window and one fixed 6-pane window; a central entrance door
with 6 fielded panels. The main range has an internal chimney-stack of Tudor
brick with 4 attached diagonally-set square shafts on a rectangular base. 2
gabled dormers with plain bargeboards, plastered cheeks, and 2-light casement
windows with a single bar to lights. One 3-light casement window to the
remainder of the ground floor with 2 horizontal bars to lights. Plain
interior with much framing covered. One tie-beam has been, cut through,
another has a marked camber and straight supporting braces. 2 upper
fireplaces to the stack, one with a segmental brick arch. Rear wing with
primary braces and bisected studs. Roof not examined.

Listing NGR: TM0097574160

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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