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11, Theatre Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Woodbridge, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0944 / 52°5'39"N

Longitude: 1.3121 / 1°18'43"E

OS Eastings: 626972

OS Northings: 249183

OS Grid: TM269491

Mapcode National: GBR WQ5.NJW

Mapcode Global: VHLBP.PMJ9

Entry Name: 11, Theatre Street

Listing Date: 25 January 1951

Last Amended: 20 December 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1031001

English Heritage Legacy ID: 284829

Location: Woodbridge, Suffolk Coastal, Suffolk, IP12

County: Suffolk

District: Suffolk Coastal

Civil Parish: Woodbridge

Built-Up Area: Woodbridge

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Woodbridge St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

1852 (South Side)
No 11
TM 2649 2/242 25.1.51.


C16, original residence of Free School founded 1577-85, but prior to
that may have been a Guildhall. There is a record that in 1595, the
Master's name was Parklyfe, and in the admission roll of 1589 of
Gonville and Caius, Cambridge the name of Charles Reeve of Monewden
aged 15, from Woodbridge School is mentioned. The money for the
endowment of the school was provided by Thomas Annot of Lowestoft.
The property was lost to Woodbridge in 1607, but restored to the town
in 1668 for use as a workhouse. The building now consists of 2 storeys
and attic with gable window, boarded up, on right hand at 1st floor,
overhanging storey and with carriageway through. Originally half
timbered, now plastered with one carved corner post and four pendent
4-centre arches, carved bressumer. 3 windows, sash in flush frames,
and 1 casement window. Two 4-panel doors. NMR photo.

Nos 7 to 13 ( odd) form a group.

Listing NGR: TM2697249183

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

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