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A Grade II Listed Building in Cavendish, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.082 / 52°4'55"N

Longitude: 0.626 / 0°37'33"E

OS Eastings: 580032

OS Northings: 245882

OS Grid: TL800458

Mapcode National: GBR QGT.H2G

Mapcode Global: VHJHD.SXST

Entry Name: Layfield

Listing Date: 19 December 1961

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1285885

English Heritage Legacy ID: 282915

Location: Cavendish, St. Edmundsbury, Suffolk, CO10

County: Suffolk

District: St. Edmundsbury

Civil Parish: Cavendish

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Cavendish

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

2006 Stour Street

19/12/61 Layfield
House adjoining Layfield.
TL 84 NW 13/28


C16 and C17 timber-framed and plastered houses, now 1 tenement. Believed to
have been at one time, the workhouse of which the overseer's accounts exist
dated 1758, with an agreement with William Shackloc, and wife, as govenor. The
2 storey gabled block at the east end is C16, with a jettied upper storey on
the south front. The west wing, 1 storey and attics, is C17. The windows are
mainly casements, some with leaded lights. 4-panel door. Roof tiled, with 2
gabled dormers.

Layfield and house adjoining, The Red House and Mumfords form a group.

Listing NGR: TL8003245882

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

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