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Number 85 and Moons, Newmarket

Description: Number 85 and Moons

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 June 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 275676

OS Grid Reference: TL6434763286
OS Grid Coordinates: 564347, 263286
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2432, 0.4057

Locality: Newmarket
Local Authority: Forest Heath District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: CB8 8NB

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Listing Text

(including EXNING)

7/117 No 85 and Moons


Shop with store rooms above and dwelling to right. Early C18
with early C19 and mid C20 alterations. 2 storeys; a central
range of 4 windows with central doorway and flanking narrow 2
storey wings 1 window wide, the main facade continuing for 1
window to left and right. Rendered brick walls with scratched
ashlaring, string course at 1st floor and shallow recesses with
semi-circular heads in the gable of each wing. Hipped slated
roof, rebuilt early C19 with higher eaves and lower pitch (a
small section of the earlier roof remains, plaintiled, to
right), the wings having gables with broken pediments. Sash
windows with small panes - a number at front and rear have early
C18 sashes with thick glazing bars and unusually small panes.
The central facade up to 1st floor between the wings was removed
mid C20 and a 1-storey flat-roofed shop, which is not of special
interest, added to the front.

Listing NGR: TL6434763286

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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