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Serpentine Wall on the South Side of Westgate Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Long Melford, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0859 / 52°5'9"N

Longitude: 0.7199 / 0°43'11"E

OS Eastings: 586452

OS Northings: 246547

OS Grid: TL864465

Mapcode National: GBR QGY.8T7

Mapcode Global: VHKDX.FTGV

Plus Code: 9F423PP9+8X

Entry Name: Serpentine Wall on the South Side of Westgate Street

Listing Date: 23 March 1961

Last Amended: 9 February 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1198106

English Heritage Legacy ID: 278340

Location: Long Melford, Babergh, Suffolk, CO10

County: Suffolk

Civil Parish: 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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5377 (South Side)
Long Melford
Serpentine Wall
on the south side
of Westgate Street
(fomerly listed as
Wall under Westgate Lane)
TL 8646 20/588 23.3.61.

A C18 red brick wall about 7 ft high extending to the west from the rear
of Top Shop house, The Green West, for about 88 yds to No 1 Westgate Street.
The wall is built in a series of concave and convex curves and is known
locally as a crinkle-crankle wall.

Listing NGR: TL8645246547

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