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Horse Racing Museum

A Grade II Listed Building in Newmarket, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2432 / 52°14'35"N

Longitude: 0.4052 / 0°24'18"E

OS Eastings: 564313

OS Northings: 263284

OS Grid: TL643632

Mapcode National: GBR N9Y.79K

Mapcode Global: VHJGH.ZW37

Entry Name: Horse Racing Museum

Listing Date: 26 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1351292

English Heritage Legacy ID: 275679

Location: Newmarket, Forest Heath, Suffolk, CB8

County: Suffolk

District: Forest Heath

Civil Parish: Newmarket

Built-Up Area: Newmarket

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Newmarket All Saints

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TL 6463 NEWMARKET HIGH STREET
(including EXNING)

7/120 Horse Racing
Museum

II


Horse-racing museum, formerly subscription rooms. Early C19,
restored c.1980. Garden elevation: 2 storeys, 6 windows with
projecting wing to left. Painted gault brick. Hipped slated
roofs. Early C19 sash windows with flat arches of gauged brick,
with small-pane sashes at upper floor and large pane sashes with
panelled internal shutters at ground floor. Glazed C20 entrance
doors. A mid-C19 1-storey room has 3 bays of blank arcading and
a coffered ceiling with a central lantern. The building was
originally a betting establishment, later becoming a part of the
Jockey Club Headquarters.


Listing NGR: TL6431363284

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