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List Entry Summary

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


List entry Number: 1037163



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

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Lavenham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 23-Jan-1958

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 276805

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LAVENHAM SHILLING STREET 1. 5377 (east side) No 17 (Arundel House) TL 9149 50/654 23.1.58 II GV 2. A timber-framed and plastered building of C16 or C17 origin but very much altered in the C18 and later. Isaac Taylor, the engraver and father of Jane and Ann Taylor ("Twinkle Twinkle Little Star") bought this house in 1793 where he lived with his family for 3 years before moving to Colchester. Roof tiled, with a tall central ridge chimney stack. Two storeys. Four window range of double-hung sashes with glazing bars. The outer ranges on the ground storey are tripartite windows with narrow side panes. A central 6-panel door with a semi-circular fanlight has a Tuscan doorcase with deep panelled reveals, plain columns and an open pediment on console brackets. A wing extends to the east at the rear.

Listing NGR: TL9179849165

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National Grid Reference: TL9179849165


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