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The Nutshell Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2448 / 52°14'41"N

Longitude: 0.7127 / 0°42'45"E

OS Eastings: 585296

OS Northings: 264202

OS Grid: TL852642

Mapcode National: GBR QF0.707

Mapcode Global: VHKD4.9VN0

Entry Name: The Nutshell Public House

Listing Date: 12 July 1972

Last Amended: 30 October 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1038277

English Heritage Legacy ID: 467592

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


639-1/14/641 No.17
12/07/72 The Nutshell Public House
(Formerly Listed as:
(East side)
The Nutshell Inn)


Public house. Mid C19. Timber-framed and rendered; slate roof
with a wide plain eaves cornice. 3 storeys and cellar; 2
windows to each storey facing the Traverse and one to each
storey of the return (south) front: all sashes in flush cased
frames, 12-pane to the 1st storey and 9-pane to the 2nd
storey. The corner is rounded and the mullioned shop front to
the ground storey is carried round both sides with pilasters
and frieze and a cornice surmounted by an ornate cast-iron
INTERIOR: a single room to each storey; no evidence of an
earlier core. This is claimed to be the smallest public house
in England.

Listing NGR: TL8529664202

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

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