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9, Northgate Street, Ipswich

Description: 9, Northgate Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 December 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 275527

OS Grid Reference: TM1646544719
OS Grid Coordinates: 616465, 244719
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0585, 1.1562

Location: Northgate Street, Ipswich, Suffolk IP1 3BX

Locality: Ipswich
Local Authority: Ipswich Borough Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP1 3BX

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Listing Text

(West Side)

No 9
TM 1644 NW 1/136 19.12.51.


A late mediaeval timber-framed house, probably C15-C16, with a C18 red brick
front block. The interior was restored in the early C20. 3 storeys and
cellars. 3 window range, double-hung sashes with glazing bars, in plain
reveals, with gauged brick flat arches. A stucco band runs at the 1st storey
window sill level. There is a stone plinth. A 6-panel door with a segmental
fanlight with glazing bars has stuccoed reveals with panelled pilasters and
double console brackets. Roof tiled, with a modillion eaves cornice. A
late mediaeval timber-framed wing extends at the rear with exposed framing,
with brick nogging on the ground storey and with a jettied upper storey on
exposed joists. The interior has exposed joists and the ceiling joists in
one room have a series of carpenters marks. There are 2 original windows
with ogee moulded mullions, and tracery.

All the buildings in Northgate Street except Garden Wall to No 9
form a group with No 43 (Great White Horse Hotel) Tavern Street, No 2
Great Colman Street and part of Nos 2 to 12 (even) St Margaret's Plain.

Listing NGR: TM1646544719

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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