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Number 42 (East Half)

A Grade II Listed Building in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2465 / 52°14'47"N

Longitude: 0.713 / 0°42'46"E

OS Eastings: 585310

OS Northings: 264386

OS Grid: TL853643

Mapcode National: GBR QF0.12Y

Mapcode Global: VHKD4.9STR

Entry Name: Number 42 (East Half)

Listing Date: 18 December 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1076924

English Heritage Legacy ID: 466758

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


639-1/7/288 (North side)
18/12/89 No.42
(East half)


House and shop. Early C19, possibly with an older core. Red
brick, laid in Flemish bond; plaintiled mansard roof.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys. One window to each storey on the Cornhill
frontage: C20 casements to the 1st storey with gauged brick
arched surrounds; a late-C19 6-pane sash window to the 2nd
storey. The ground storey has a plate-glass shop window with
fluted pilasters, fascia and cornice to an early C19
architrave. An early C20 half-glazed door to the left, with a
rectangular fanlight, set in an early C20 moulded wood
architrave. The return front to Brentgovel Street has a
segmental brick arch over the C20 first storey casement window
and a C20 shop window on the ground storey.
INTERIOR: incorporates remains of the early C16 east bay of
No.42 (west half) (qv). Warren's map of 1747 marks the
building on this site as 'the Hall'.

Listing NGR: TL8531064386

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

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