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Lark House

A Grade II Listed Building in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.246 / 52°14'45"N

Longitude: 0.7183 / 0°43'6"E

OS Eastings: 585675

OS Northings: 264348

OS Grid: TL856643

Mapcode National: GBR QF0.2G2

Mapcode Global: VHKD4.DTM3

Plus Code: 9F426PW9+98

Entry Name: Lark House

Listing Date: 12 July 1972

Last Amended: 30 October 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1022601

English Heritage Legacy ID: 466971

Location: Bury St. Edmunds, West Suffolk, Suffolk, IP33

County: Suffolk

Civil Parish: Bury St Edmunds

Built-Up Area: Bury St Edmunds

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: St James Bury St Edmunds

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


639-1/8/480 (South side)
12/07/72 Nos.21 AND 22
Lark House
(Formerly Listed as:
(South side)


House, now divided into 2. C17, fronted in the early to mid
C19, extensively restored in the 1980s. Timber-framed, encased
in white brick; pantiled roofs.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, cellar and attics. No.21 has two 1st
storey 20-pane sash windows in plain reveals with flat stucco
arches; one similar window to the ground storey.
No.22 has a similar single ground storey window, but the 1st
storey windows are narrower 15-pane sashes, set at a lower
level. The brick front to No.22 rises above eaves level in a
high parapet which contains a 9-pane sash window to the attic.
Behind it the apex of the gable of a small original cross-wing
is visible. Both houses have similar plain doorways with
rendered flat arches; ornate late C20 doors.
INTERIOR: No.22: A small flint-lined vaulted cellar with some
C19 brick introduced. A few timbers exposed inside, partly
reused, some in the upper part of a late C17 rear wing. No.21
not inspected.

Listing NGR: TL8567164342

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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