History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

The Blackbirds

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

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2423 / 52°14'32"N

Longitude: 0.7161 / 0°42'57"E

OS Eastings: 585534

OS Northings: 263933

OS Grid: TL855639

Mapcode National: GBR QF0.FVB

Mapcode Global: VHKD4.CWDX

Entry Name: The Blackbirds

Listing Date: 12 July 1972

Last Amended: 30 October 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1031117

English Heritage Legacy ID: 466663

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 Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

Find accommodation in
Bury Saint Edmunds

Listing Text


BURY ST EDMUNDS

TL8563NE BRIDEWELL LANE
639-1/11/203 (West side)
12/07/72 No.14
The Blackbirds
(Formerly Listed as:
BRIDEWELL LANE
(West side)
No.14
The Blackbirds Public House)

GV II

House, formerly public house. Early C18. Timber-framed and
rendered; roughcast to north gable wall. Mansard roof: dark
plaintiles alternating with bands of fishscale tiles;
decorated ridge. 2 internal chimney-stacks with tall plain red
brick shafts.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, cellars and attics. 2 window range:
sashes in flush cased frames with a single vertical bar to
lights. 2 flat-headed lead-covered dormers with 2-light 4-pane
casement windows. 2 flat-headed canted bays to the ground
storey have sash windows with a single vertical bar and
diminished side lights. Central entrance up steps: doorcase
with reeded pilasters and plain architrave; 4-panelled door
with 2 leaves. Later extensions at rear.
INTERIOR: very small chamfered main beams exposed on the
ground storey, and some widely-spaced framing visible on south
side wall. In the upper rear wall 2 original 2-light casement
windows with square leading and ornate catches. Plastered
attics.

Listing NGR: TL8553463933

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.