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22, Museum Street, Ipswich

Description: 22, Museum Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 December 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 275520

OS Grid Reference: TM1605844583
OS Grid Coordinates: 616058, 244583
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0575, 1.1501

Location: 18 Museum Street, Ipswich, Suffolk IP1 1HT

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

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Listing Text

(West Side)

No 22
TM 1644 NW 1/131 19.12.51.


An early C19 grey gault brick house with the main frontage set at right angles
to the line of the street. It faces north up Museum Street with a pleasant
forecourt formed by the fronts of Nos 18 and 20 and No 22 and makes an interesting group or early C19 buildings at the junction of Museum Street with Arcade
Street. 3 storeys and cellars. 5 window range overall, the front has a
quadrant corner with one window range, one window range on the east front
and 3 window range on the north front. Double-hung sashes with glazing bars
in moulded stucco architraves. The window ranges on the 1st and 2nd storeys
are separated by pilsters and the gound storey windows are set in slightly
recessed panels. A raised stucco band runs at 1st storey window sill level.
A central doorway on the north front has a stucco Ionic doorcase with fluted
engaged columns, frieze and a modillion pediment. Roof slate, with a modillion
eaves cornice.

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

Listing NGR: TM1605844583

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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