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Latitude: 52.1092 / 52°6'32"N
Longitude: 0.7969 / 0°47'48"E
OS Eastings: 591627
OS Northings: 249339
OS Grid: TL916493
Mapcode National: GBR RHZ.Q9M
Mapcode Global: VHKDY.R7NY
Entry Name: The Great House
Listing Date: 23 January 1958
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1181062
English Heritage Legacy ID: 276761
Location: Lavenham, Babergh, Suffolk, CO10
Civil Parish: Lavenham
Built-Up Area: 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
MARKET PLACE (north-east side)
The Great House
A C15 timber-framed and plastered building completely refronted in the
C18. Roofs tiled, the front block is hipped at the north-west and south-east
ends. Two storeys and attics. Six window range of double hung sashes
with glazing bars and a Doric doorcase with plain columns, frieze and
cornice. The main block has a moulded wood eaves cornice. A 2 storeyed
wing extends to the north-east on Prentice Street with the timber-framing
exposed on the upper storey and there are some old windows (restored).
The ground storey has a splayed bay with double hung sashes with glazing
bars at the south-west end and a cart entrance at the north-east end.
There are good interior features.
Listing NGR: TL9162749339
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