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Boundary Walls to St Nicholas and Chapel Cottage (Chapel Cottage Not Included)

A Grade II Listed Building in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2497 / 52°14'58"N

Longitude: 0.7286 / 0°43'42"E

OS Eastings: 586358

OS Northings: 264788

OS Grid: TL863647

Mapcode National: GBR QDT.YVP

Mapcode Global: VHKD4.LQ17

Plus Code: 9F426PXH+VC

Entry Name: Boundary Walls to St Nicholas and Chapel Cottage (Chapel Cottage Not Included)

Listing Date: 12 July 1972

Last Amended: 30 October 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1022541

English Heritage Legacy ID: 466911

ID on this website: 101022541

Location: West Suffolk, IP32

County: Suffolk

District: West Suffolk

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

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639-1/5/436 (East side)
12/07/72 Boundary walls to St Nicholas and
Chapel Cottage (Chapel Cottage not
(Formerly Listed as:
(East side)
Wall to east of No.2 and Chapel


High boundary walls to the gardens of St Nicholas (qv) and
Chapel Cottage (not included), extending round the corner of
Hollow Road and Barton Road, formerly in part the walling of
the medieval Hospital of St Nicholas which stood on this site.
C14 in part, but mainly C18 and C19 reconstruction. In random
flint with an admixture of red brick and stone.
The only part which seems to relate to the Hospital of St
Nicholas is a buttressed stretch along Hollow Road adjoining
the house: this has a moulded stone base, stone facings to the
end buttress and stone jambs outlining a former large west
At the corner is a 3-light traceried stone window in Decorated
style which was removed from the Hospital of St Petronilla in
Southgate Street when it was demolished in the early C19.
Various blocks of carved stone have been built on to the top
of the wall, especially along the Barton Road stretch.

Listing NGR: TL8635864788

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