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Ferns and Lion House

A Grade II Listed Building in Long Melford, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0858 / 52°5'8"N

Longitude: 0.7207 / 0°43'14"E

OS Eastings: 586505

OS Northings: 246544

OS Grid: TL865465

Mapcode National: GBR QGY.913

Mapcode Global: VHKDX.FTWW

Entry Name: Ferns and Lion House

Listing Date: 10 January 1953

Last Amended: 9 February 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1284510

English Heritage Legacy ID: 278189

Location: Long Melford, Babergh, Suffolk, CO10

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

Civil Parish: Long Melford

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Long Melford Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 15/08/2012

TL 8646 20/438

Long Melford
Ferns and Lion House

(Formerly listed as Ferns and Topshop House)

(Formerly listed as The Ferns and Shop adjoining The Ferns)


A timber-framed and plastered house with C18 external features built on
an L shaped plan. 2 storeys. 4 window range on the east front and 2
window range on the north, double-hung sashes with glazing bars. The
south part (Ferns) has 2 two-storeyed canted bays, and the north part
(Lion House) has a single storeyed bay and a C19 double-fronted former
shop window with segmental headed lights. The doorways have moulded architraves
and cornices with 5-panel doors. Roofs tiled (old tiles), hipped on the
north and south ends.

Listing NGR: TL8650546544

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

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