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15, Abbeygate

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.245 / 52°14'42"N

Longitude: 0.7141 / 0°42'50"E

OS Eastings: 585388

OS Northings: 264230

OS Grid: TL853642

Mapcode National: GBR QF0.7C4

Mapcode Global: VHKD4.BTCV

Entry Name: 15, Abbeygate

Listing Date: 12 July 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1021958

English Heritage Legacy ID: 466582

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

County: Suffolk

District: St. Edmundsbury

Civil Parish: Bury St. Edmunds

Locality: 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


BURY ST EDMUNDS

TL8564SW ABBEYGATE STREET
639-1/14/126 (North side)
12/07/72 No.15

GV II

Shop with storage above, formerly a house and shop, on a
corner site. Late C15/early C16 front range, extended c1600.
Timber-framed and rendered, jettied along the side frontage,
with the joist ends of the jetty exposed; formerly also
jettied along front. C20 plaintiled roofs.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and attics; front range in 2 bays and a
long return front to High Baxter Street. 3 windows to
Abbeygate Street, sashes with a single vertical bar to lights.
Parapet and wooden modillion cornice; 2 flat-headed dormers
have sash windows with vertical glazing-bars. A late C20 shop
front to the ground storey. The later rear range has a row of
8 linked small-paned sash windows and 2 paired sash windows to
the upper storey.
INTERIOR with little visible. A dragon-beam was uncovered in
the front range during restoration c1980, and on the upper
storey part of the tie-beam of the central truss is exposed,
with a heavy supporting brace. C19 roof trusses to rear range.


Listing NGR: TL8538864230

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