LAWSHALL HALL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1036593
Date first listed:
10-Jan-1953
Statutory Address:
LAWSHALL HALL, THE STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
LAWSHALL HALL, THE STREET

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Suffolk
District:
Babergh (District Authority)
Parish:
Lawshall
National Grid Reference:
TL 86333 54290

Details

THE STREET 1. 5377 (North Side) Lawshall Lawshall Hall TL 85 SE 4/303 10.1.53. II*

2. A mid C16 red brick house with some blue brick diapering, built on a T shaped plan, with the older wing extending north-west. The house is said to have been part of an old monastery and has massive brick walls said to be 6 ft thick in places. The north-west end of the front wing there is part of the original wall (the gable is modern), with 2 small stone framed windows and a Tudor arched doorway with a square hood mould. The house is a great deal altered and was refronted on the south-west front in the C19 with 3 window range of double-hung sashes. The north-east wing has some original 3-light mullioned and transomed windows (brick), partly blocked. Roof tiled. (C20). The house is dated 1557 with the arms of the Drury's. Queen Elizabeth I is said to have stayed here in 1578.

Listing NGR: TL8633354290

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
278093
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 23 Mar 2003
Reference: IOE01/10382/20
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