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Widows Nest

A Grade II Listed Building in Worlingworth, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2702 / 52°16'12"N

Longitude: 1.2473 / 1°14'50"E

OS Eastings: 621657

OS Northings: 268528

OS Grid: TM216685

Mapcode National: GBR VLM.Q4R

Mapcode Global: VHL9W.K6RH

Entry Name: Widows Nest

Listing Date: 23 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1032369

English Heritage Legacy ID: 281411

Location: Worlingworth, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP13

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Worlingworth

Built-Up Area: Worlingworth

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Worlingworth with Southolt

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TM 26 NW
5/130 Widows Nest
House. Early C17; extended to west in 1910. Timber framed and plastered with
a pantiled roof. 2 storeys. 2-cell form. Mid C20 standard casement windows
without glazing bars; mid C20 glazed door. Internal stack with C19 shaft.
Addition is in common brick, also pantiled, and has a gable stack. The frame
is in 4 bays, much of it exposed on the first floor; some original windows,
the mullions plastered over. The tie beams were cut in mid C20 to form a side
passage. A 2-bay ground floor room has chamfered joists and original trimming
for a ladder stair. In the other bays on the ground floor the structure is
concealed except for a plain unchamfered cross-beam which may be evidence for
a former smoke bay.

Listing NGR: TM2165768528

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

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