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67 and 68, Water Street, Lavenham

Description: 67 and 68, Water Street

Grade: I
Date Listed: 23 January 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 276843

OS Grid Reference: TL9161249129
OS Grid Coordinates: 591612, 249129
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1073, 0.7966

Location: A1141, Lavenham, Suffolk CO10 9RW

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

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Listing Text

(south side)
Nos 67 and 68
(formerly listed
as No 68)
TL 9149 50/690 23.1.58
A C15-C16 timber-framed and plastered building with a cross wing at the
west end. Roof tiled. The cross wing has carved bargeboards and the
remains of elaborate floral pargetting on the upper storey. No 69 adjoins
the west side of the cross wing, set back to the south and together they
form a complex combination of gabled wings and blocks. Roof tiled.
Two storeys. The upper storey is jettied on the front on exposed joists
and the east end has exposed timber-framing on the upper storey and gable.
The cross wing has a 4-light bar and transom leaded casement window and
the ground storey has two 2-light leaded casements. The main block has
a small shop window with glazing bars and doorway of C18 appearance.
The upper storey has a loft storage doorway. The main block was long
used as a store and shop to the former forge opposite (Nos 7 to 9 consec).

Listing NGR: TL9161249129

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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