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Knapton House, Ipswich

Description: Knapton House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 December 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 275495

OS Grid Reference: TM1645244352
OS Grid Coordinates: 616452, 244352
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0553, 1.1557

Location: Lower Brook Street, Ipswich, Suffolk IP4 1AQ

Locality: Ipswich
Local Authority: Ipswich Borough Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP4 1AQ

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Listing Text

(West Side)

No 12
(Knapton House)
TM 1644 SW 3/102 19.12.51.


A fine C18 red brick front with a parapet, moulded wood cornice and a plinth.
2 storeys and attics. 5 window range, double-hung sashes with glazing bars,
in flush cased frames. A raised brick band runs between the storeys. A
central 8-panel door with a semi-circular fanlight with glazing bars has
fluted pilasters and an open pediment. At the south end there is a 3 storeyed
red brick extension of 2 window range, double-hung sashes with glazing bars,
in flush cased frames. The roof of the main block is tiled with 3 flat headed
dormers and the extension is slated.

Nos 6 to 18 (even) and No 18A forms a group with Nos 7, 9 and 15.

Listing NGR: TM1645244352

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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