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The Broadway

A Grade II Listed Building in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2467 / 52°14'48"N

Longitude: 0.7203 / 0°43'13"E

OS Eastings: 585807

OS Northings: 264429

OS Grid: TL858644

Mapcode National: GBR QF0.2Y5

Mapcode Global: VHKD4.FSNK

Entry Name: The Broadway

Listing Date: 12 July 1972

Last Amended: 30 October 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1075226

English Heritage Legacy ID: 466799

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

County: Suffolk

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


639-1/8/328 (North side)
12/07/72 No.6
The Broadway
(Formerly Listed as:
(North side)
Nos.6-9 (Consecutive)
The Broadway)


House. C16 and C17, refronted and extended in the mid C19;
exterior restored, together with No.7 (qv), in the early
1980s. Timber-framed; faced in red brick, relaid in stretcher
bond during restoration. Old plaintiles.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and attics; one bay. A 16-pane sash to the
1st storey with plain reveals and a flat cement arch; a
3-light flat roofed canted bay to the ground storey with
large-paned sash windows, the centre window with single
vertical glazing bars. A flat-headed lead covered dormer has a
2-light casement window. A panelled door in a plain surround
with semicircular arched cement head, and a cement band
running between the storeys immediately above the arch.
INTERIOR: although externally this house forms one with No.7,
internally it is linked with No.5 (qv). The front
ground-storey room has an exposed ceiling with heavy
unchamfered joists and evidence of a former jetty. A blocked
stair trap beside the stack, which is shared with No.5, and
has a rebuilt fireplace with a plain cambered lintel. In the
room above, the main beam is chamfered with step stops. A C17
rear extension has timbers exposed in the upper walls and
ceiling. Roofs renewed, with a shallow pitch to the rear

Listing NGR: TL8580764429

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

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