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58, Water Street, Lavenham

Description: 58, Water Street

Grade: II*
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

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

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Listing Text

(south side)
No 58
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

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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