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The Greyhound Inn, Lavenham

Description: The Greyhound Inn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 January 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 276734

OS Grid Reference: TL9152749236
OS Grid Coordinates: 591527, 249236
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1083, 0.7954

Location: 95 High Street, Lavenham, Suffolk CO10 9PZ

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

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Listing Text

(east side)
No 96
(The Greyhound Inn)
TL 9149 50/585 23.1.58
A C15-C16 timber-framed and plastered building with a cross wing at the
south end with a jettied upper storey. Roof tiled. Much restored, with
the timber-framing exposed on the upper storey (mostly renewed). Two
storeys and cellars. Three window range of casements with leaded lights
on the upper storey and 2 splayed bays on the ground storey with double-hung
sashes with glazing bars. The doorway is approached by a flight of steps
from the pavement with iron handrails. The gable to the cross wing has
Victorian ornamental bargeboards. The interior has heavy exposed beams
and joists. Louis Napoleon is said to have stayed here on his way as
a prisoner to Brettenham Park.

Listing NGR: TL9152749236

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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