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40 and 42, High Street, Ixworth

Description: 40 and 42, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 July 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 283596

OS Grid Reference: TL9324570447
OS Grid Coordinates: 593245, 270447
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2981, 0.8326

Locality: Ixworth
Local Authority: St Edmundsbury Borough Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP31 2HJ

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Listing Text


5/20 Nos. 40 and 42


A house in colour-washed gault brick, now divided unequally into 2, and
including 2 shops. Cut into the brickwork of the front:
J Nixon
J.W. 1851

2 storeys. Hipped slate roof, internal chimney-stack. 2 canted bays with
moulded heads to frames and replacement sashes of c.1900. On left, C20 shop
window. 3 small-paned sashes to upper floor. Off-centre door with reeded
jambs, flat pediment, modillion cornice and metope frieze. Plain garden door
on extreme right. A John Nixon is named in White's Directory of Suffolk, 1844,
under Ixworth as 'Inspector of weights and measures'.

Listing NGR: TL9324570447

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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