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The Greyhound Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Lavenham, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1083 / 52°6'29"N

Longitude: 0.7954 / 0°47'43"E

OS Eastings: 591528

OS Northings: 249240

OS Grid: TL915492

Mapcode National: GBR RHZ.XL4

Mapcode Global: VHKDY.Q8WL

Entry Name: The Greyhound Inn

Listing Date: 23 January 1958

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1037172

English Heritage Legacy ID: 276734

Location: Lavenham, Babergh, Suffolk, CO10

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

Civil Parish: Lavenham

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Lavenham St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

LAVENHAM HIGH STREET
1.
5377
(east side)
No 96
(The Greyhound Inn)
TL 9149 50/585 23.1.58
II GV
2.
A C15-C16 timber-framed and plastered building with a cross wing at the
south end with a jettied upper storey. Roof tiled. Much restored, with
the timber-framing exposed on the upper storey (mostly renewed). Two
storeys and cellars. Three window range of casements with leaded lights
on the upper storey and 2 splayed bays on the ground storey with double-hung
sashes with glazing bars. The doorway is approached by a flight of steps
from the pavement with iron handrails. The gable to the cross wing has
Victorian ornamental bargeboards. The interior has heavy exposed beams
and joists. Louis Napoleon is said to have stayed here on his way as
a prisoner to Brettenham Park.


Listing NGR: TL9152849240

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