Description: 58, Water Street
Date Listed: 23 January 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 276837
OS Grid Reference: TL9169149113
OS Grid Coordinates: 591691, 249113
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1071, 0.7977
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LAVENHAM WATER STREET
TL 9149 50/684 23.1.58
Formerly The White Horse Inn, said to have been built in 1425. A long
timber-framed and plastered building with the timber-framing exposed
on the front. Two storeys. The upper storey was originally jettied
and was built out with timber-framing in the C17. Four window range
of modern casements with glazing bars, inserted in the old window openings.
There is a carved bressumer on the front. The ground storey has 2 former
shop windows with glazing bars (probably C18 or early C19) also one tripartite
double-hung sash window with glazing bars and narrow side lights. The
doorway has an old 4 centred arch with carved spandrels. The interior
has heavy exposed ceiling beams and joists, one room has good moulded
joists and original open fireplaces.
Listing NGR: TL9169349110
Source: English Heritage
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