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Layfield, Cavendish

Description: Layfield

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 December 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 282915

OS Grid Reference: TL8003245882
OS Grid Coordinates: 580032, 245882
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0820, 0.6260

Location: Stour Street, Cavendish, Suffolk CO10 8BH

Locality: Cavendish
Local Authority: St Edmundsbury Borough Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: CO10 8BH

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Listing Text

2006 Stour Street

19/12/61 Layfield
House adjoining Layfield.
TL 84 NW 13/28


C16 and C17 timber-framed and plastered houses, now 1 tenement. Believed to
have been at one time, the workhouse of which the overseer's accounts exist
dated 1758, with an agreement with William Shackloc, and wife, as govenor. The
2 storey gabled block at the east end is C16, with a jettied upper storey on
the south front. The west wing, 1 storey and attics, is C17. The windows are
mainly casements, some with leaded lights. 4-panel door. Roof tiled, with 2
gabled dormers.

Layfield and house adjoining, The Red House and Mumfords form a group.

Listing NGR: TL8003245882

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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