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81, Church Street, Lavenham

Description: 81, Church Street

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 23 January 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 276681

OS Grid Reference: TL9146849054
OS Grid Coordinates: 591468, 249054
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1067, 0.7945

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)
No 81
TL 9149 50/532 23.1.58
A Georgian red brick refronting of circa 1750 to a mediaeval timber-framed
building, similar in style and date to that of No 92 (The Willows).
There are end pilasters and a stuccoed parapet with a modillion cornice
which is carried round the north-east side. Two storeys. Three window
range of double-hung sashes with glazing bars. The outer ranges are
2 storeyed splayed bays of 3 windows with alttached Tuscan columns between
the windows. The centre part breaks forward slightly with a Venetian
window on the upper storey surmounted by an open pediment. A central
6-panel. door approached by stone steps has a fine wood doorcase with
a semi-circular fanlight with fan glazing bars, deep panelled reveals,
plain Tuscan attached columns and an open pediment. The north-east
side has 2 window range. Roof tiled, hipped. There is a modern extension
at the rear. The interior has exposed beams and open fireplaces

Listing NGR: TL9146649056

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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