LITTLE HALL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1351533
Date first listed:
23-Jan-1958
Statutory Address:
LITTLE HALL, MARKET PLACE

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Location

Statutory Address:
LITTLE HALL, MARKET PLACE

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

County:
Suffolk
District:
Babergh (District Authority)
Parish:
Lavenham
National Grid Reference:
TL 91637 49327

Details

LAVENHAM MARKET PLACE 1. 5377 (north-east side) Little Hall TL 9149 50/611 23.1.58 II* GV 2 A C15 timber-framed and plastered building originally with cross wings and a central hall. It is said to have been the Wool Hall of William Causton, an important Lavenham clothier and it is now the headquarters of the Suffolk Preservation Society. Extensively restored in the 1930s with all the timber-framing exposed. Roof tiled. Two storeys. The upper storeys of the cross wings are jettied on exposed joists but the gable to the south-east cross wing has been removed and roofed in to the same pitch as the main block. The windows and doors are all in period style with a tail mullioned and transomed window to the centre block. The interior, although considerably restored, has many original features and a king-post roof.

Listing NGR: TL9163749327

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
276762
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.

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