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The Broadway

A Grade II Listed Building in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2467 / 52°14'48"N

Longitude: 0.7205 / 0°43'13"E

OS Eastings: 585818

OS Northings: 264434

OS Grid: TL858644

Mapcode National: GBR QF0.2Z8

Mapcode Global: VHKD4.FSRJ

Entry Name: The Broadway

Listing Date: 12 July 1972

Last Amended: 30 October 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1075228

English Heritage Legacy ID: 466801

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


639-1/8/330 (North side)
12/07/72 Nos.8 AND 9
The Broadway
(Formerly Listed as:
(North side)
Nos.6-9 (Consecutive)
The Broadway)


House, now divided into 2. C17 core; C19 front, restored in
the later C20. Timber-framed, fronted in C19 red brick;
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and attics. 2 window range: 16-pane sashes
in shallow reveals with stucco flat arches and stone sills.
No.8 has a similar, but slightly larger 16-pane sash to the
ground storey and No.9 has an inserted 3-light late-C19 lead
covered flat canted bay, the main window with vertical
glazing-bars only. A stone band runs between the storeys and
there is a slightly recessed rendered blank panel between the
2 upper windows. 2 segmental-headed dormers have 2-light
casement windows with horizontal glazing bars.
Paired central entrance doorways have semicircular stucco
arches and blank fanlights. 2 C20 doors. 2 rear
chimney-stacks. Although fronted in the mid-C19 in the same
style as Nos 6 & 7 (qv) the slight differences in roofline and
level indicate that this was formerly a separate house.
INTERIOR of No.8: On the ground storey a main post at the
front is evidence of a former jetty; one main post of the
original rear wall survives and a chamfered ceiling beam. In
the front upper room studding with tension braces, main beam
and wallplate are exposed. Both upper rooms have ornate
cast-iron grates. Attic with roof in 2 bays; straight collars,
rafters covered. A blocked door in the partition wall on the
east. The west wall is part of the adjoining house (No.7) with
the end of a collar purlin protruding. Access to No.9 not

Listing NGR: TL8581864434

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