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Latitude: 52.053 / 52°3'10"N
Longitude: 1.1634 / 1°9'48"E
OS Eastings: 616988
OS Northings: 244122
OS Grid: TM169441
Mapcode National: GBR VP7.6YY
Mapcode Global: VHLBT.3NWK
Entry Name: 129, Fore Street
Listing Date: 2 February 1976
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1236163
English Heritage Legacy ID: 427086
Location: Ipswich, Suffolk, IP4
District Council Ward: Alexandra
Traditional County: Suffolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk
Church of England Parish: Ipswich St Clement with St Luke
Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich
1260 (East Side)
TM 1644 SE 4/286
A C16 timber-framed house refronted in the late C18 or early C19, with a parapet
and a raised brick band. It had the typical Ipswich merchants house layout of the
period, an L shaped plan with a wide front range. The L shape has since been filled
in with a service area. 2 storeys and cellar. 3 window range, double-hung sashes
with glazing bars, in plain reveals and segmental arched heads. The outer windows
are 3-light, with narrow side lights. The ground storey has a C20 shop front.
Roof tiled. The 1st storey rooms at the front have moulded plaster ceilings. In
the rear range the rooms on both the ground and 1st storey have very good ornamental
Nos 119 to 129 (odd) Fore Street and Nos 77 to 83 (odd) Grimwade Street form a group.
Listing NGR: TM1698844122
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