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23 and 24, Water Street, Lavenham

Description: 23 and 24, Water Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 January 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 276820

OS Grid Reference: TL9173749121
OS Grid Coordinates: 591737, 249121
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1072, 0.7984

Location: A1141, Lavenham, Suffolk CO10 9RN

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

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Listing Text

(north side)
Nos 23 and 24
TL 9149 50/667 23.1.58
Probably C15-C16, these cottages are known locally as the Flemish Weavers
Cottages although there is no evidence that Flemish weavers ever came
to Lavenham. A timber-framed and plastered building with a cross wing
at the west end which extends to the north on Barn Street. Roof tiled.
At the west side of the cross wing there is a large external red brick
chimney stack, with offsets. The timber-framing is exposed on the front.
One storey and attics. Small casement windows. The main block has one
gabled dormer.

Listing NGR: TL9173749121

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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