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79 and 80, Church Street, Lavenham

Description: 79 and 80, Church Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 January 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 276680

OS Grid Reference: TL9145449047
OS Grid Coordinates: 591454, 249047
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1066, 0.7943

Location: B1071, Lavenham, Suffolk CO10 9QT

Locality: Lavenham
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: CO10 9QT

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Listing Text

(north-west side)
Nos 79 and 80
TL 9149 50/531 23.1.58
A timber-framed and plastered building with a mediaeval cross wing at
the north-east end and a C16-C17 main block. Roof tiled. Renovated.
Two storeys. The ground storey has exposed timber-framing and the upper
storey is jettied on the whole front, the cross wing at a slightly lower
level than the main block, on curved brackets with the carved capitals
of former shafts. The cross wing bargeboards are carved with thistle
or teazle, emblem of the wool trade. Three window range of modern casements
with glazing bars. Four-panel doors. The interior has moulded beams
and an open fireplace.

Listing NGR: TL9144949048

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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