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12 and 13, Abbeygate

A Grade II Listed Building in Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2448 / 52°14'41"N

Longitude: 0.7139 / 0°42'49"E

OS Eastings: 585375

OS Northings: 264208

OS Grid: TL853642

Mapcode National: GBR QF0.790

Mapcode Global: VHKD4.BT8Z

Entry Name: 12 and 13, Abbeygate

Listing Date: 12 July 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1021956

English Heritage Legacy ID: 466580

Location: Bury St. Edmunds, St. Edmundsbury, Suffolk, IP33

County: Suffolk

District: St. Edmundsbury

Civil Parish: Bury St Edmunds

Built-Up Area: Bury St Edmunds

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Bury St Edmunds St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


639-1/14/124 (North side)
12/07/72 Nos.12 AND 13


Shop with 2 flats above. Mid C19. White brick; slate roof with
parapet and moulded brick cornice.
EXTERIOR: 4 storeys and cellar. 4 window range, sashes with
clear glass in plain deep reveals with gauged brick segmental
arches, moulded stone keystones and sills on stub brackets. In
the centre of the first storey a moulded console bracket
carries a stone pestle and mortar, indicating that this was
for many years a chemist's shop. A dentil frieze and cornice
to the shop front. At the east end, a recessed door with
ornate panels in Jacobean style and a semicircular
roll-moulded surround gives access to the upper storeys.
INTERIOR: the cellar is mainly lined in C19 brick with reused
timber beams in the ceiling, but the party wall on the east is
principally of limestone blocks, laid in random fashion.

Listing NGR: TL8537564208

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