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The Mercers Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Walberswick, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.3138 / 52°18'49"N

Longitude: 1.6599 / 1°39'35"E

OS Eastings: 649554

OS Northings: 274723

OS Grid: TM495747

Mapcode National: GBR YX3.SLT

Mapcode Global: VHM7C.Q3DJ

Entry Name: The Mercers Hall

Listing Date: 16 January 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1030686

English Heritage Legacy ID: 285572

Location: Walberswick, Suffolk Coastal, Suffolk, IP18

County: Suffolk

District: Suffolk Coastal

Civil Parish: Walberswick

Built-Up Area: Walberswick

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Walberswick St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


4/56 The Mercers Hall
- II

House. Originally a C15 wool hall standing in Lady Street, Lavenham; dismantled
1908 and re-erected here c.1920. Timber framed, with closely-spaced exposed
half timbering; plaintiled roof. 2 storeys. 3 gabled wings; the gables to the
front and left hand side have a jettied first floor and are the cross-wings of
the original house. Front gable with 5-light mullioned oriel windows with
moulded soffits to ground and first floors, the ground floor window probably a
replacement; many of the other windows appear to be original and all have
diamond leaded panes; doorway to right hand wing with modern boarded door and
plaintiled hood. To the rear is an early C20 plastered extension with re-used
timbers to first floor. Interior with much fine exposed timbering, 2 original
doors, newel staircase, crown post roofs to the 2 jettied wings.

Listing NGR: TM4955474723

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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