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Latitude: 52.245 / 52°14'42"N
Longitude: 0.7141 / 0°42'50"E
OS Eastings: 585388
OS Northings: 264230
OS Grid: TL853642
Mapcode National: GBR QF0.7C4
Mapcode Global: VHKD4.BTCV
Entry Name: 15, Abbeygate
Listing Date: 12 July 1972
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1021958
English Heritage Legacy ID: 466582
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 ABBEYGATE STREET
639-1/14/126 (North side)
Shop with storage above, formerly a house and shop, on a
corner site. Late C15/early C16 front range, extended c1600.
Timber-framed and rendered, jettied along the side frontage,
with the joist ends of the jetty exposed; formerly also
jettied along front. C20 plaintiled roofs.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and attics; front range in 2 bays and a
long return front to High Baxter Street. 3 windows to
Abbeygate Street, sashes with a single vertical bar to lights.
Parapet and wooden modillion cornice; 2 flat-headed dormers
have sash windows with vertical glazing-bars. A late C20 shop
front to the ground storey. The later rear range has a row of
8 linked small-paned sash windows and 2 paired sash windows to
the upper storey.
INTERIOR with little visible. A dragon-beam was uncovered in
the front range during restoration c1980, and on the upper
storey part of the tie-beam of the central truss is exposed,
with a heavy supporting brace. C19 roof trusses to rear range.
Listing NGR: TL8538864230
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