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Warehouse Attached to West of Warehouse (The Crossway) at Rear of Numbers 80 and 80a Fore Street

A Grade II* Listed Building in Ipswich, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.053 / 52°3'10"N

Longitude: 1.1608 / 1°9'38"E

OS Eastings: 616808

OS Northings: 244120

OS Grid: TM168441

Mapcode National: GBR VP7.693

Mapcode Global: VHLBT.2NHH

Entry Name: Warehouse Attached to West of Warehouse (The Crossway) at Rear of Numbers 80 and 80a Fore Street

Listing Date: 19 December 1951

Last Amended: 4 August 1987

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1096034

English Heritage Legacy ID: 489925

Location: Ipswich, Suffolk, IP4

County: Suffolk

District: Ipswich

Town: Ipswich

Electoral Ward/Division: Alexandra

Built-Up Area: Ipswich

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Ipswich St Clement with St Luke

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

FORE STREET
(South side, off)
Warehouses attached
TM 1644 SE to warehouse at
4/62B rear of Nos 80 and 8OA
Fore Street

GV II

Warehouses part now sailing school shops. C17, C18 and C19, altered C2O. C17 range running east-west, red brick in English bond) pantiled roof, linked to
later range by short plaintiled roofed section. C18 and C19 ranges, running north-south, red brick in Flemish bond, plaintile roofs. L plan comprising C17 range on axis of earlier warehouse (qv. 4/62A) and 2 later parallel ranges at right angles and fronting onto Wherry Lane.

C17 range. 2 1/2 storeys, 2 rectangular louvred openings with single raking dormer with pair of boarded doors. Massive timber floors. 2 tier butt purlin and collar
roof.

C18 and C19 parallel ranges. Each 3 storeys. North gables. Inner range ground floor door beneath segmental arch. The 3 upper floors each with a window opening beneath similar arch, stay bars, the upper 2 openings are blocked.
Outer range. Diocletian windows to lower and middle storeys, that to ground floor being altered at time of inspection. Circular tie ends to lower floors.

Wherry Lane facade. 3 storeys, 4 doorways with late C2O doors, all but left door behind heavy boarded outer doors. Single window with stay bars to ground floor. 3 openings each to first and upper storeys. Southern end of building occupied by Dinghy School Club, has late C2O ground floor openings; the ground floor also being rendered. Tall loading bay to centre, light below eaves sash window with segmental head to far right, middle storey. South gable ground floor, remodelled, upper 3 floors each with loading bay. Yard facades inner range of several builds and possibly reduced in length with late C2O Fletton brick gable wall. No openings to outer range. Inner range has 3 upper slatted rectangular openings, upper storey loading bay. 3 lower openings to left and centre. Some blocked. 3 raking dormers. Additions to ground floor. Interiors partly inspected. Massive timber floors. Ground floors used as shops.


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