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Latitude: 52.0574 / 52°3'26"N
Longitude: 1.1517 / 1°9'6"E
OS Eastings: 616164
OS Northings: 244577
OS Grid: TM161445
Mapcode National: GBR TMP.XNH
Mapcode Global: VHLBS.XK65
Entry Name: The Arcade
Listing Date: 4 August 1972
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1037786
English Heritage Legacy ID: 275386
Location: Ipswich, Suffolk, IP1
District Council Ward: Alexandra
Traditional County: Suffolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk
Church of England Parish: Ipswich St Mary at the Elms
Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich
1260 ARCADE STREET
Nos 1 and 2
TM 1644 NW 1/12
An early C19 stuccoed archway which connects Arcade Street with King Street.
It has a central feature with pilasters, frieze amid a cornice surmounted
by a balustrade, and a central elliptical archway with a moulded stucco architrave
and plain Ionic columns inset at thc corners. The central feature is flanked
by 2 storeyed stuccoed wings, each of 2 window range. Some double-hung sashes
with glazing bars and some C20 casements. The ground storey has a 3-light
double-hung sash window on the north end and a C20 shop front on the south
end. The interior of the archway is a plastered elliptical barrel vault
in 3 sections. At the rear, in Arcade Street, the flanking wings are pedimented
(one with a Diocletian window). The south end has a tall window of double-hung
sashes with glazing bars.
Nos 1 and 2 form a group with the Corn Exchange and the Swan Inn, King Street.
Listing NGR: TM1616444577
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