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St Mary Le Tower Church House, Ipswich

Description: St Mary Le Tower Church House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 August 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 275543

OS Grid Reference: TM1644744708
OS Grid Coordinates: 616447, 244708
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0584, 1.1559

Location: Northgate Street, Ipswich, Suffolk IP1 3BN

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

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Listing Text

St Mary Le Tower Church House
TM1644 NW 1/149


An L shaped timber-framed and plastered building, probably of C16 or C17
origin, with mainly C18 features. 2 storeys and attics. 3 window range
on Oak Lane and 4 window range on Tower Church yard, double-hung sashes
with glazing bars, in flush cased frames. The centre part breaks forward
slightly and rises above the eaves line with a pedimented dormer with side
scrolls and a 3-light window. A central doorway with a 6-panel door with
the upper panels glazed has an open pediment on enriched console brackets
and an architrave ornamented with egg and dant moulding. The Churchyard
frontage has a 3-light oriel bay window on the first storey, above a C2O
doorway. Roof tiled, with a modillion eaves cornice on both fronts.

St Mary Le Tower Church House forms a group with the Church, No 7 (Pykenham)
and the garden wall to no 9 Northgate Street.

Listing NGR: TM1644744708

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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