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7 and 9, Lower Brook Street, Ipswich

Description: 7 and 9, Lower Brook Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 December 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 275503

OS Grid Reference: TM1648344413
OS Grid Coordinates: 616483, 244413
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0558, 1.1562

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

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

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Listing Text

(East Side)

Nos 7 and 9
TM 1644 SW 3/109 19.12.51.


A red brick front to an earlier timber-framed and plastered building, formerly
2 houses. It now comprises a main block with later extensions on the north
and south ends, in similar style. 2 storeys and cellars. The main block
has 6 window range, the north extension, with a higher eaves level, has 3
window range (2 on the first storey) and the south extension, with a lower
caves level, has 3 window range, double-hung sashes with glazing bars in
the first storey windows. The windows in the north extension are without
glazing bars. A raised brick band runs between the storeys and there is
a brick plinth. The main block has an 8-panel door with a good Roman Doric
wood doorcase with panelled reveals, fluted pilasters, a triglyph frieze
with rose paterae and a pediment. Roof tiled, with moulded wood eaves cornices.
Gabled wings extend east at the rear.

Nos 7, 9 and 15 form a group with Nos 6 to 18 (even) and 18A.

Listing NGR: TM1648344413

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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