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Serpentine Wall, Long Melford

Description: Serpentine Wall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 February 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 278162

OS Grid Reference: TL8627245676
OS Grid Coordinates: 586272, 245676
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0781, 0.7168

Location: Cock and Bell Lane, Long Melford, Suffolk CO10 9JN

Locality: Long Melford
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: CO10 9JN

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Listing Text

5377 Long Melford
Serpentine Wall
TL 8645 21/411

A good example of C18 red brick serpentine wall known locally as a crinkle-
crankle wall. The wall is about 8 ft high with a half round brick coping.
It extends from the rear of Hamwell House to Sunnyside in a series of
concave and convex curves.

Listing NGR: TL8627245676

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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