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© Mr T. P. C. Bramer

IoE Number: 278093
Location: LAWSHALL HALL, THE STREET (north side)
  LAWSHALL, BABERGH, SUFFOLK
Photographer: Mr T. P. C. Bramer
Date Photographed: 23 March 2003
Date listed: 10 January 1953
Date of last amendment: 10 January 1953
Grade II*

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THE STREET5377(North Side)LawshallLawshall HallTL 85 SE 4/30310.1.53.

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.

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