Description: The Grove
Date Listed: 23 January 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 276744
OS Grid Reference: TL9161649222
OS Grid Coordinates: 591616, 249222
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1081, 0.7967
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1. LAVENHAM LADY STREET
TL 9149 50/593 23.1.58
A large house standing back in its grounds with the front facing south,
probably originally a clothiers house of C15-C16 origin. The south
block was completely refaced in grey brick in the C18. Roofs tiled.
The south block has a parapet and stucco cornice with arched modillions.
Two storeys. The south front has outer 2 storeyed splayed bays and a
central Venetian window surmounted by an open pediment. A central doorway
has a Tuscan doorcase with plain columns and an open pediment. Two gabled
dormers behind the parapet. The timber-framed and plastered wing to
the north has a variety of small windows including an old restored mullioned
window. There is an old ridge chimney stack with 2 short octagonal shafts
and a large modern gabled dormer. The interior haas fine panelled rooms
and moulded beams. The front rooms have good C18 panelling.
Listing NGR: TL9161649222
Source: English Heritage
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