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Church of St Mary at the Quay

A Grade II* Listed Building in Ipswich, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0529 / 52°3'10"N

Longitude: 1.1565 / 1°9'23"E

OS Eastings: 616514

OS Northings: 244095

OS Grid: TM165440

Mapcode National: GBR TMW.C5V

Mapcode Global: VHLBT.0N7L

Plus Code: 9F433534+5H

Entry Name: Church of St Mary at the Quay

Listing Date: 19 December 1951

Last Amended: 31 August 1983

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1037707

English Heritage Legacy ID: 275487

ID on this website: 101037707

Location: Ipswich, Suffolk, IP4

County: Suffolk

District: Ipswich

Electoral Ward/Division: Alexandra

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Ipswich

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Ipswich St Mary-le-Tower

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

Tagged with: Church building English Gothic architecture

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In the entry for :-

1. 3/96
1260 4/96 KEY STREET
The Boys Brigade HQ
(formerly listed as
Church of
St Mary-at-the-Quay)

the address shall be amened to read:

Church of
St Mary-at-the-Quay



The Boys Brigade HQ
(formerly listed as
Church of St Mary-at-the-Quay)
TM 1644 SW 3/96
TM 1644 SE 4/96 19.12.51.


A C15 Church begun after 1448 when money was bequeathed for its building,
now used as a headquarters for the Boys' Brigade. Flint with stone dressings,
the exterior os perpendicular. It has a tall nave with north and south aisles
with perpendicular windows and a heavy west tower with diagonal buttresses
and flushwork ornamentation to the upper part, which was rebuilt in the C20.
The nave has a fine double hammer beam roof with the wall posts bearing carved

Listing NGR: TM1651444095

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