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IoE Number: 135815
Location: 58 FRENCH STREET (west side)
Photographer: Mr Stuart Goodall
Date Photographed: 25 August 2000
Date listed: 14 July 1953
Date of last amendment: 14 July 1953
Grade I

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1.FRENCH STREET5239(west side)No 58SU 4111 3/12014.7.53

1. FRENCH STREET 5239 (west side) No 58 SU 4111 3/120 14.7.53 I 2. Late C13 or early C14 building, probably a merchant's house with shop. Two storeys stone rubble with vaulted undercroft. Modern tiled roof. Above the undercroft the building is divided into 6 bays, the 2 central bays being an open hall and the other bays 2 storey chamber blocks. The stump of the crown post survives. The ceiling of the western lower chamber survives with corbel bearing merchants' marks and moulded central beam. Galleried interior. This is claimed to be the earliest complete mediaeval House surviving in England. Scheduled as an ancient monument.

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