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Lyon House, Yaxley

Description: Lyon House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 279607

OS Grid Reference: TM1204173897
OS Grid Coordinates: 612041, 273897
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3222, 1.1100

Location: Ipswich Road, Yaxley, Suffolk IP23 8BX

Locality: Yaxley
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP23 8BX

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Listing Text

TM 17 SW
3/149 Lyon House

House, latterly the Red Lion Inn. Early C17, raised, extended and altered mid
C19. Timber frame, plastered and roughcast. Hipped black glazed pantiled
roof. An L on plan, 3 cell early range to left, C19 front range. 2 storeys
and attics. Roughcast facade with a central entrance; half glazed, half
panelled door, reeded architrave with flat hood, flanking and first floor 3-
light small pane, part opening, timber and metal moulded frame casements,
ground floor hoodboards. Boxed eaves. Internal right end axial stack.
Attached to right gable end a 1 storey C19 outbuilding with a similar 3-light
casement. Left return to earlier bays has similar casements with a small 12
pane sash on ground floor to front, an entrance between centre and front bays
with a C19 6 panelled door. Rebuilt cross axial ridge stack towards rear, an
added ridge stack towards front. Attached to rear a weatherboarded 1 storey
outbuilding. To rear a lean-to outshut from early range. Interior: stop
chamfered axial binding beams, chamfered mid-rail, a 2-light diamond mullioned
window opening, first floor arched braces to tie beams removed, frame largely

Listing NGR: TM1204173897

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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