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Lawshall Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Lawshall, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1554 / 52°9'19"N

Longitude: 0.7224 / 0°43'20"E

OS Eastings: 586333

OS Northings: 254290

OS Grid: TL863542

Mapcode National: GBR QFZ.X1M

Mapcode Global: VHKDQ.G2SZ

Entry Name: Lawshall Hall

Listing Date: 10 January 1953

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1036593

English Heritage Legacy ID: 278093

Location: Lawshall, Babergh, Suffolk, IP29

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

Civil Parish: Lawshall

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Lawshall All Saints

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

THE STREET
1.
5377 (North Side)
Lawshall
Lawshall Hall
TL 85 SE 4/303 10.1.53.
II*

2.
A mid C16 red brick house with some blue brick diapering, built on a T
shaped plan, with the older wing extending north-west. The house is said
to have been part of an old monastery and has massive brick walls said
to be 6 ft thick in places. The north-west end of the front wing there
is part of the original wall (the gable is modern), with 2 small stone
framed windows and a Tudor arched doorway with a square hood mould. The
house is a great deal altered and was refronted on the south-west front
in the C19 with 3 window range of double-hung sashes. The north-east
wing has some original 3-light mullioned and transomed windows (brick),
partly blocked. Roof tiled. (C20). The house is dated 1557 with the
arms of the Drury's. Queen Elizabeth I is said to have stayed here in
1578.


Listing NGR: TL8633354290

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