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7-9, High Street, Lavenham

Description: 7-9, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 January 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 276702

OS Grid Reference: TL9149949245
OS Grid Coordinates: 591499, 249245
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1084, 0.7950

Location: 11 Hall Road, Lavenham, Suffolk CO10 9PR

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

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Listing Text

(west side)
Nos 7 to 9 (consec)
TL 9149 50/553 23.1.58
Originally a C15 hall house with cross wings at the north and south ends
but very much altered in the C18 and C19. It is now divided into 2 tenements
and the original features are obscured. No 7 (the south cross wing)
has been restored with the timber-framing exposed. Two storeys. The
upper storey is jettied on exposed joists and embattled bressumers.
The ground storey has a restored boarded door with arched head and arched
windows with lattice leaded lights. The upper storey has a 4-light leaded
casement. There are interior features. No 8 (the original hall block)
is one storey and attics and the front was built out on the front in
the C18, with a sloping tiled roof. There is one double-hung sash window
with glazing bars and one shallow bow window with glazing bars. Two
gabled dormers on the front. No 9 (Kipps), the original north cross
wing, was rebuilt in the late C18 in brick (painted) with a hipped roof.
Two storeys. The upper storey has one double-hung sash window with glazing
bars and louvred shutters and the ground storey has a shallow bow window
with glazing bars and a 3-panel door with shallow fanlight. The roofs
are all tiled.

Listing NGR: TL9149949245

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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