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Lakenheath Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Lakenheath, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4132 / 52°24'47"N

Longitude: 0.5218 / 0°31'18"E

OS Eastings: 571612

OS Northings: 282463

OS Grid: TL716824

Mapcode National: GBR P99.LRL

Mapcode Global: VHJFT.0L6V

Entry Name: Lakenheath Hotel

Listing Date: 2 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1193980

English Heritage Legacy ID: 275838

Location: Lakenheath, Forest Heath, Suffolk, IP27

County: Suffolk

District: Forest Heath

Civil Parish: Lakenheath

Built-Up Area: Lakenheath

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Lakenheath St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TL 7182 LAKENHEATH HIGH STREET

11/29 No 122 (Lakenheath Hotel) )
- and No 124

- II


Hotel and shop, formerly house. Mid C18 with probably late C16 core, and
early C19 alterations. 2 storeys, 6 windows. Stuccoed walls with string at
1st floor and at parapet and parapet-gables. Hipped slated and concrete tiled
roof with axial chimney of gault brick and hipped slated casement dormers.
Sash windows with segmental heads and small-pane sashes at 1st floor; windows
at ground floor of 122 were converted to French casements in C19. No. 124 has
C20 bay shop windows. Pair of C19 2-panelled entrance doors with side-lights,
under a segmental fanlight with radial bars; flat-roofed open canopy on 2
circular columns. An C18 casement at rear has the scratch-date 1744. A
ground floor room has complete mid C18 decoration: moulded cornice and
fireplace surround, full panelling with many re-used C17 sections of
wainscotting, fine staircase with moulded handrail and newels, turned
balusters and carved console brackets to treads; panelled dado and soffit. A
large truncated open fireplace and some fragments of timber-framing survive
from a late C16 house. At No.124 is an early C19 extension to rear with
mullioned and transomed windows.


Listing NGR: TL7161282463

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