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23 and 24, Water Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Lavenham, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.1072 / 52°6'25"N

Longitude: 0.7984 / 0°47'54"E

OS Eastings: 591737

OS Northings: 249121

OS Grid: TL917491

Mapcode National: GBR RHZ.YGN

Mapcode Global: VHKDY.S9GH

Entry Name: 23 and 24, Water Street

Listing Date: 23 January 1958

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1181324

English Heritage Legacy ID: 276820

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

(north side)
Nos 23 and 24
TL 9149 50/667 23.1.58
Probably C15-C16, these cottages are known locally as the Flemish Weavers
Cottages although there is no evidence that Flemish weavers ever came
to Lavenham. A timber-framed and plastered building with a cross wing
at the west end which extends to the north on Barn Street. Roof tiled.
At the west side of the cross wing there is a large external red brick
chimney stack, with offsets. The timber-framing is exposed on the front.
One storey and attics. Small casement windows. The main block has one
gabled dormer.

Listing NGR: TL9173749121

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