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15, Eastgate Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.247 / 52°14'49"N

Longitude: 0.7214 / 0°43'17"E

OS Eastings: 585881

OS Northings: 264468

OS Grid: TL858644

Mapcode National: GBR QF0.374

Mapcode Global: VHKD4.GS7B

Entry Name: 15, Eastgate Street

Listing Date: 1 August 1969

Last Amended: 30 October 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1075232

English Heritage Legacy ID: 466805

Location: Bury St. Edmunds, West Suffolk, 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


639-1/8/334 (North side)
01/08/69 No.15
(Formerly Listed as:
(North side)
Nos.13 AND 14-16 (Consecutive))


House; now a shop with living accommodation above. Early C17.
Timber-framed and rendered; C19 fishscale tiles with
ornamental ridge-tiles.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and attic. 3 window range: sashes with a
single vertical glazing-bar in flush cased frames. A late C20
double shop front to the ground storey. One flat-headed dormer
with rendered cheeks and 2-light small-paned casement windows.
A lower wing at the rear is plaintiled and in 2 structural
stages, the earlier in 2 timber-framed bays.
INTERIOR: in 2 bays, originally divided into 2 rooms on each
storey, but with the ground storey now all one: the central
ceiling-beam has empty mortices for a partition wall. The
ground-storey room to the left was heated, and still retains
an open fireplace which has a plain chamfered timber lintel
with lamb's tongue stops.
The main ceiling-beams are similarly chamfered and stopped. On
the upper storey, the dividing partition wall has been moved
and the tie-beam has empty mortices. Rafters covered in the

Listing NGR: TL8588164468

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

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