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26, Market Place

A Grade I Listed Building in Lavenham, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.1088 / 52°6'31"N

Longitude: 0.7968 / 0°47'48"E

OS Eastings: 591618

OS Northings: 249300

OS Grid: TL916493

Mapcode National: GBR RHZ.Q8N

Mapcode Global: VHKDY.R8L6

Entry Name: 26, Market Place

Listing Date: 23 January 1958

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1181069

English Heritage Legacy ID: 276764

Location: Lavenham, Babergh, Suffolk, CO10

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

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

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Listing Text

(south-east side)
No 26
TL 9149 50/613 23.1.53
Owned by the National Trust. A C15 timber-framed and plastered building
with a tiled roof. Two storeys. The upper storey is jettied on the
front on exposed joists. In 1861 part of the ground storey at the south-west
end was built out in brick (now painted) and the house was used as a
chapel. The upper storey has exposed timber-framing and at the north-east
end there is an enriched bressumer. The ground storey has an original
mediaeval shop front (restored) with 2 arched openings and doorway,
one opening has an original hinged counter board used also as a shutter.
This building is said to have been at one time, an inn called the Rose
and Crown. Graded as part of the Guildhall range.

Listing NGR: TL9161849300

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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