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25 and 26, Buttermarket

A Grade II Listed Building in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2457 / 52°14'44"N

Longitude: 0.7133 / 0°42'48"E

OS Eastings: 585335

OS Northings: 264307

OS Grid: TL853643

Mapcode National: GBR QF0.16H

Mapcode Global: VHKD4.9TZ9

Entry Name: 25 and 26, Buttermarket

Listing Date: 12 July 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1031142

English Heritage Legacy ID: 466682

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

County: Suffolk

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

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Listing Text


639-1/14/219 (East side)
12/07/72 Nos.25 AND 26


2 shops with storage above, formerly a house. Late C16/early
C17 with an early C19 front. Timber-framed and rendered; slate
roof with a paired modillion eaves cornice. 3 window range:
small-paned sashes in flush cased frames. 2 C20 shop fronts on
the ground storey.
INTERIOR: No.25 has a fine ornate original late C16/early C17
plaster ceiling on the 1st storey in good condition: heavily
moulded panels have pendant bosses with acanthus-leaf
decoration at their intersections and fleur-de-lys, sprays of
oak leaves and vines in low relief within them. 2
wall-paintings dated to c1610 were found on a chimney-breast
in 1956. One was restored and resited within the building
until its removal during extensive work on the interior in the

Listing NGR: TL8533564307

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

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