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The Grove

A Grade II Listed Building in Lavenham, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1082 / 52°6'29"N

Longitude: 0.7966 / 0°47'47"E

OS Eastings: 591609

OS Northings: 249225

OS Grid: TL916492

Mapcode National: GBR RHZ.XXJ

Mapcode Global: VHKDY.R8HQ

Entry Name: The Grove

Listing Date: 23 January 1958

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1351531

English Heritage Legacy ID: 276744

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

1. LAVENHAM LADY STREET
5377
(east side)
No 5
(The Grove)
TL 9149 50/593 23.1.58
II* GV
2.
A large house standing back in its grounds with the front facing south,
probably originally a clothiers house of C15-C16 origin. The south
block was completely refaced in grey brick in the C18. Roofs tiled.
The south block has a parapet and stucco cornice with arched modillions.
Two storeys. The south front has outer 2 storeyed splayed bays and a
central Venetian window surmounted by an open pediment. A central doorway
has a Tuscan doorcase with plain columns and an open pediment. Two gabled
dormers behind the parapet. The timber-framed and plastered wing to
the north has a variety of small windows including an old restored mullioned
window. There is an old ridge chimney stack with 2 short octagonal shafts
and a large modern gabled dormer. The interior has fine panelled rooms
and moulded beams. The front rooms have good C18 panelling.


Listing NGR: TL9160949225

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