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Ipswich and Suffolk County Club, Ipswich

Description: Ipswich and Suffolk County Club

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 December 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 275529

OS Grid Reference: TM1645344751
OS Grid Coordinates: 616453, 244751
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0588, 1.1560

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

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Listing Text

(West Side)

Ipswich and Suffolk
County Club
TM 1644 NW 1/135 19.12.51.


An irregular range of timber-framed and plastered buildings set back in a
courtyard behind Pykenham's Gateway and well. Built on the site of the Archdeacon's
Palace, it probably incorporates some of the C16-C17 structure although it
now has mainly C18 and C19 features, 2 storeys. The windows are mainly double-hung
sashes, some with glazing bars and some casements. On the east front at
the south end there is an early C19 block with 4 window range and a moulded
band between storeys. The roof is tiled, hipped. A wing extends east at
the north end, with a jettied upper storey and a low parapet, The roof is
tiled and the wing is hipped. A single storey C20 addition has been built
on the east front. The west front originally had jettied upper storeys, the
ground storey is now built out in brick. It has a fine sweep of tiled roofing
with inter-related hipped and gabled wings making a picturesque cluster of

All the listed 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: TM1645344751

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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