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Only 'Little' but the best thing in Lavenham

Fascinating hour or so, with friendly guides providing insight and NOT overloading you with... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Peterborough, United Kingdom
Fantastic House and tour

We dropped in and we were fortunate to get a brief tour of the lower rooms plus some of the history... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Courtenay, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fascinating hour or so, with friendly guides providing insight and NOT overloading you with information. Lovely garden to sit in and let the time wander past and plenty to stimulate the mind. beautifully presreved

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank MartinChillcott
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We dropped in and we were fortunate to get a brief tour of the lower rooms plus some of the history of the town. The house has been reconditioned by twin brothers in the early 1900’s. The rooms were decorated by period pieces and paintings....More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Smoltman
Reviewed August 12, 2019 via mobile

We so enjoyed our visit to this wonderful house alongside the Guildhall It is operated by volunteers on behalf of the Suffolk historic buildings trust and is very well presented with lots of interesting artefacts from the last owners

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed July 30, 2019 via mobile

We were in Lavenham visiting a national trust site and spotted Little Hall on our way back to the car. What a fantastic find! Wonderful little place. The lady (who I think was called Dinah) who gave a talk in the living room was a...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Lizzybeth82
Reviewed July 4, 2019

Lovely example of timber framed hall house. Excellent introduction by a local volunteer and very interesting artifacts from the owners who restored it. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Chris W
Reviewed June 30, 2019

Little Hall tour gives a real look at the history of Lavenham over the centuries. The visit began with a talk by one of the volunteers, then we had the chance to explore the rest of the house and garden at our own pace. There...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank CMillsey
Reviewed May 27, 2019

A must visit when in Lavenham. Full of history all way trough from 15/16th century to 2nd world war. Fascinating decor with artifacts from previous owners and the structure is wonderful. Lovely garden too

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank tobymahowe
Reviewed May 20, 2019

What a very special place! Helpful, informative guides but generally you are left to wander the rooms and the garden. Interesting to read about the evacuees who must have been absolutely astounded to have ended up in such a wonderful old building. It was nice...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Karen K
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

Definitely worth a visit if you're looking around Lavenham. There was a Christmas fair on during our stay, so the place was very busy. Plenty of good quality craft goods were on offer at stalls around the hall, but also just interesting just to walk...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 331grahams
Reviewed November 3, 2018

The building is beautifully well kept. There was an exceptional guide who told us all about the history and made us feel welcome.

Date of experience: October 2018
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July 13, 2018|
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Response from nickciob | Reviewed this property |
They are open seven days a week til 28Oct. Times vary Mon 10am to 1pm and Tues to Sat 1pm to 4pm. Check their website for other info.
March 10, 2018|
Response from disgruntledman54 | Reviewed this property |
When we visited, there were no facilities for accessing the 1st floor. The building is a very old building and I would advise you to contact them directly regarding your friends need.