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Ferns and Topshop House, Long Melford

Description: Ferns and Topshop House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 January 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 278189

OS Grid Reference: TL8650546544
OS Grid Coordinates: 586505, 246544
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0858, 0.7207

Location: 10 Westgate Street, Long Melford, Suffolk CO10 9DU

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

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Listing Text


5377 Long Melford
Ferns and Lion House
(formerly listed as
The Ferns and Shop
adjoining The Ferns)
TL 8646 20/438 10.1.53.

A timber-framed and plastered house with C18 external features built on
an L shaped plan. 2 storeys. 4 window range on the east front and 2
window range on the north, double-hung sashes with glazing bars. The
south part (Ferns) has 2 two-storeyed canted bays, and the north part
(Lion House) has a single storeyed bay and a C19 double-fronted former
shop window with segmental headed lights. The doorways have moulded architraves
and cornices with 5-panel doors. Roofs tiled (old tiles), hipped on the
north and south ends.

Listing NGR: TL8650546544

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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