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54 and 55, Gainsborough Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Sudbury, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0383 / 52°2'17"N

Longitude: 0.7293 / 0°43'45"E

OS Eastings: 587289

OS Northings: 241282

OS Grid: TL872412

Mapcode National: GBR QHJ.56G

Mapcode Global: VHKF9.L1D8

Entry Name: 54 and 55, Gainsborough Street

Listing Date: 26 October 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1037482

English Heritage Legacy ID: 276054

Location: Sudbury, Babergh, Suffolk, CO10

County: Suffolk

District: Babergh

Civil Parish: Sudbury

Built-Up Area: Sudbury

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Sudbury St Gregory with Chilton St Peter

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


(North Side)
Nos 54 & 55
TL 8741 3/77


This was the house of Edward Burkitt and his initials are seen in the fanlight
over the door. Burkitts were an eminent family of Sudbury for 200 years.
C18 red brick fronted house, 2 storeys heightened to 3 storey in C19, and
much of its original character destroyed. Slate roof. Wood modillion former
eaves cornice over 2nd storey, band between 1st and ground floor. 5 window
range, sash with glazing bars. Ground floor shop. Central doorcase up steps,
with open pediment, quasi triglyphs, fanlight, panelled reveals and 6-panel
door. Included for Group Value.

Nos 54 and 55 form a group.

Listing NGR: TL8728941282

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

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