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8 and 9, Market Place, Lavenham

Description: 8 and 9, Market Place

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 January 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 276753

OS Grid Reference: TL9156749315
OS Grid Coordinates: 591567, 249315
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1090, 0.7961

Location: 3 Market Lane, Lavenham, Suffolk CO10 9QZ

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

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Listing Text

(north-west side)
Nos 8 and 9
TL 9149 50/602 23.1.58
Formerly the Red Lion Inn and originally a C15 timber-framed and plastered
building with cross wings at the north-east and south-west ends. Very
much altered in the C18 when it was refronted in red brick, the centre
part built out and the cross wing roofs and the roof to the centre block
were hipped back. Roofs tiled. Two storeys and cellars. Four window
range of mainly bar and transom 3-light casements with leaded lights
and segmental heads. The ground storey has a double bayed shop front
with 2 central 6-panel doors under a cornice. The windows have glazing
bars (one with small panes) and there is one double-hung sash with vertical
glazing bars.

Listing NGR: TL9156749315

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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