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5 and 7, Museum Street, Ipswich

Description: 5 and 7, Museum Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 December 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 275512

OS Grid Reference: TM1608744638
OS Grid Coordinates: 616087, 244638
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0580, 1.1506

Location: Museum Street, Ipswich, Suffolk IP1 1HQ

Locality: Ipswich
Local Authority: Ipswich Borough Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP1 1HQ

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Listing Text

(East Side)

Nos 5 and 7
TM 1644 NW 1/122 19.12.51.


An early-mid C19 grey gault brick pair of houses with stucco parapet and
cornice. The front breaks forward slightly under 2 stucco pediments. 2 storeys,
attics and cellars. 5 window range, double-hung sashes with glazing bars
in stucco reveals, with architraves and cornices on brackets. 2 6-panel doors
with plain fanlights and narow panelled architraves have stucco doorcases
with Doric fluted and cabled engaged colums, triglyph friezes and cornices.
A moulded stucco string course runs at 1st storey window sill level. Roofs
slate, with 3 gabled dormers.

Nos 1 to 11 (odd) and No 13 (Old Museum Rooms) form a group with No 10.
Nos 14 to 32 (even) and Nos 14 and 16, Arcade Street.

Listing NGR: TM1608744638

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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