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97, High Street, Lavenham

Description: 97, High Street

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 23 January 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 276735

OS Grid Reference: TL9153149228
OS Grid Coordinates: 591531, 249228
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1082, 0.7955

Location: 97 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 97
TL 9149 50/586 23.1.58
A C15-C16 timber-framed and plastered building with a tiled roof and
a large internal chimney stack on the west side, originally with 4 octagonal
shafts but now only 2 with moulded bases. Restored and renovated. The
timber-framing is exposed on the upper storey. Two storeys. Three window
range of C19 double-hung sashes. The ground storey has a former shop
front with a window inserted in old style. At the south end a former
cart entrance has had a door and window inserted in mediaeval style.
On the upper storey at the north end there is an original blocked window
and restored high level windows. The doorway is approached by a flight
of steps from the pavement with iron handrails. The interior has fine
carved beams.

Listing NGR: TL9153149228

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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