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Latitude: 52.2458 / 52°14'44"N
Longitude: 0.7125 / 0°42'44"E
OS Eastings: 585276
OS Northings: 264309
OS Grid: TL852643
Mapcode National: GBR QF0.0ZL
Mapcode Global: VHKD4.9TJ8
Entry Name: 3a and 3b, the Traverse
Listing Date: 12 July 1972
Last Amended: 30 October 1997
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1145956
English Heritage Legacy ID: 467572
Location: Bury St. Edmunds, St. Edmundsbury, Suffolk, IP33
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
BURY ST EDMUNDS
TL8564SW THE TRAVERSE
639-1/14/632 Nos.3A AND 3B
(Formerly Listed as:
House, now divided into 2 shops on the ground storey with
storage above. C16, with C18 alterations. Timber-framed and
rendered; plaintiled mansard roofs; a modillion eaves cornice
to the main front.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys. 3 windows to the 1st storey and 2 to the
2nd storey, all sashes without glazing-bars in flush cased
frames. The rear elevation to Skinner Street has the mansard
roof jettied out above the 2nd storey and indications of a
former jetty to the 1st storey also. Roughcast to both
storeys; rendered in the apex of the gable. Sash windows,
INTERIOR: the cellar runs below both halves of the front.
Heavy C16 cross-beams, chamfered, supported by timber posts at
front and rear. Substantial joists set on edge. Brick walling,
the bricks of various dates and 2 short vaulted sections
running below the street. Few timbers exposed inside, none
within the shops. The mansard roofs are a C18 addition.
Listing NGR: TL8527664309
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