Description: 1, Guildhall Hill
Date Listed: 26 February 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 229117
OS Grid Reference: TG2288408595
OS Grid Coordinates: 622884, 308595
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6293, 1.2920
TG 2208 NE GUILDHALL HILL (north side)
(formerly listed under Market Place)
Includes Nos. 1 and 3 Lower Goat Lane.
Part of Common Inn (Woolstaplers Hostel). Now shop. Early C16 with C19
alterations, early C17 rear range along yard. C19 extension in Lower
Goat Lane. Rendered timber frame on flint-rubble ground floor. Brick.
Plain tiles and pantiles. Guildhall Hill facade:- 3 storeys, jettied
at first and second floors. 4 bays. 2 C19 shopfronts with left-hand
off-centre and extreme right-side doors with attached fluted and banded
Ionic columns and triglyph frieze. Sash windows throughout with glazing
bars. Heavy cornice. Decorative ridge-tiles. Lower Goat Lane facade:-
Brick covering timber-frame, 3 storeys. 4 bays, plus rendered timber-
frame gable-end. C19 shop front to left-hand 2 bays with finely carved
consoles and plain fascia. Sash windows throughout with glazing bars
and rubbed brick flat arches. One blocked second floor window. Fascia
cornice. C17 rear range 2 storeys, jettied at first floor. 4.bays.
Plain door at extreme right-hand side. Ground floor sash windows with
glazing bars and casement windows at first floor.
Listing NGR: TG2288408595
Source: English Heritage
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