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The Post Office and Shop House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wortham, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.3537 / 52°21'13"N

Longitude: 1.0614 / 1°3'40"E

OS Eastings: 608581

OS Northings: 277260

OS Grid: TM085772

Mapcode National: GBR TJ2.K4J

Mapcode Global: VHL9D.B3YH

Plus Code: 9F439336+FG

Entry Name: The Post Office and Shop House

Listing Date: 29 July 1955

Last Amended: 17 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1032775

English Heritage Legacy ID: 280441

Location: Wortham, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP22

County: Suffolk

Civil Parish: Wortham

Built-Up Area: Wortham

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Wortham St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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1/150 The Post Office and Shop
29.7.55 House (formerly listed as
General Store and Post

-- II

Shop with attached house. Early C19. Clay lump, plastered. Glazed pantiled
roofs. 2 bay shop, tall 2 storeys and attic; 2 bay house to right, lower 2
storeys. Shop has original shopfront set to right with steps up to a central
half glazed door, reeded architrave with a small hood, flanking 7 x 5 pane
shallow bow windows with fluted pilasters, entablatures. First floor two 16
pane sashes in flush moulded frames. Plinth. Boxed eaves. Right end
extruded stack. Left end attic window. To rear a continuous roof over 1
storey and attic lean-to with further lean-to outshut additions. Set back to
right house has a central entrance in a C20 gabled porch, flanking and first
floor C19 3-light glazing bar part opening metal frame casements. Right end
internal stack. Continuous roof over lean-to outshut to rear.

Listing NGR: TM0858177260

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