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15-17, Silent Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Ipswich, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0551 / 52°3'18"N

Longitude: 1.1533 / 1°9'11"E

OS Eastings: 616286

OS Northings: 244331

OS Grid: TM162443

Mapcode National: GBR TMW.4DR

Mapcode Global: VHLBS.YL2W

Entry Name: 15-17, Silent Street

Listing Date: 8 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1264210

English Heritage Legacy ID: 428462

Location: Ipswich, Suffolk, IP1

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 Mary-le-Tower

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


1260 Nos. 15-17

TM 14 SE SP/295


2 houses, the survival of a perhaps originally longer range built gable end-on.
C16 timber frame. C18 and C20 exterior details. No 15 plastered rendered, No 17
brick ground floor underbuilt, tile hung first floor. Jetty. Single window ranges, 2
storeys with attics. No 15 has one ground floor C20 tripartite sash window with
glazing bars, one first floor C20 sash window with glazing bars. No 17 has one ground
and one first floor sash with glazing bars, one 2-light sliding casement dormer window.
Raised and fielded panel door, upper panel glazed. Tiled roof with central stack.
Gable at west rebuilt. INTERIOR: No 15 has ground floor longitudinal spine beam with
original wall plate. Second floor has inserted second wall plate with studding showing
the heightening of roof. Close set studding, thick joists visible throughout. One
first floor matrix of original wooden mullion window. No 17 has more substantially
surviving frame. Jettied first floor with studding, one passing brace and one 5-
light diamond section mullion window, 2 mullions surviving. Rear wall has 3 wattle
and daub panels. Original roof heightened with extra studding and new wall plate.
Original stack, replaced above ridge level.

Listing NGR: TM1628644331

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