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Serpentine Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Long Melford, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0781 / 52°4'41"N

Longitude: 0.7168 / 0°43'0"E

OS Eastings: 586272

OS Northings: 245676

OS Grid: TL862456

Mapcode National: GBR QGY.N1N

Mapcode Global: VHKF3.C1T7

Entry Name: Serpentine Wall

Listing Date: 9 February 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1033700

English Heritage Legacy ID: 278162

Location: Long Melford, Babergh, Suffolk, CO10

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

Civil Parish: Long Melford

Built-Up Area: Long Melford

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Long Melford Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

5377 Long Melford
Serpentine Wall
TL 8645 21/411

A good example of C18 red brick serpentine wall known locally as a crinkle-
crankle wall. The wall is about 8 ft high with a half round brick coping.
It extends from the rear of Hamwell House to Sunnyside in a series of
concave and convex curves.

Listing NGR: TL8627245676

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

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