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154, Southgate Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2408 / 52°14'27"N

Longitude: 0.7199 / 0°43'11"E

OS Eastings: 585802

OS Northings: 263779

OS Grid: TL858637

Mapcode National: GBR QF0.GTS

Mapcode Global: VHKD4.FYF1

Plus Code: 9F426PR9+8X

Entry Name: 154, Southgate Street

Listing Date: 31 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1084193

English Heritage Legacy ID: 467506

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 Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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639-1/11/580 (West side)
31/05/85 No.154


House. C16 core; C18 front. Timber-framed and rendered. Traces
of pargeting on the rear wall. C20 Roman tiles roof. End
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and attics. 2 window range: 12-pane sashes
in flush cased frames to each storey. 2 gabled dormers with
small-pane 2-light casement windows. A 6-panel entrance door
in a plain wood surround with rectangular fanlight over and a
flat cornice hood supported by shaped brackets.
INTERIOR: no cellar. Formerly divided into 2 rooms on the
ground storey, but now with a very steep stair introduced
between the 2. The ground storey room on the right has an
exposed timber ceiling: chamfered main beam with triangle
stops, plain joists set flat with barefaced soffit tenons. A
former opening in the north side of the ceiling, probably for
a stair, now infilled.
Along the south wall the joist ends rest on a clamp pegged
against the studs. On the rear wall a large blocked 4-light
inserted window. The room to the left of the entry has a
similar main beam; a small stone fireplace surround in late
C15/early C16 style has been introduced. No timbers exposed on
upper storey or in attic.

Listing NGR: TL8580263779

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