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76, 77 and 78, Whiting Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2434 / 52°14'36"N

Longitude: 0.7128 / 0°42'46"E

OS Eastings: 585310

OS Northings: 264050

OS Grid: TL853640

Mapcode National: GBR QF0.71T

Mapcode Global: VHKD4.9WQ1

Entry Name: 76, 77 and 78, Whiting Street

Listing Date: 12 July 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1096728

English Heritage Legacy ID: 467833

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 Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


639-1/14/725 (West side)
12/07/72 Nos.76, 77 AND 78


A terrace of 3 houses; Nos 77 and 78 now offices. Early C19;
rebuilt on an older site by William Steggles, builder, for the
Guildhall Feoffment Trust. White brick; slate roof with a
paired bracketed eaves soffit.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and cellars; Nos 77 and 78 are single
fronted, No.76 double fronted. 5 window range: 12-pane sashes
in plain reveals with flat gauged arches. A brick band between
the storeys. 3 recessed 6-panel doors in doorways with
segmental brick surrounds have segmental fanlights with curved
glazing-bars and recessed columns. 2 end and 2 internal
chimney-stacks have plain narrow shafts.
INTERIOR: no features above ground are earlier than the early
C19, but the cellars of Nos 77 and 78 have walling which
includes flint, old brick and stone blocks. The ceiling of
No.78 has re-used timbers with mortices for diamond mullioned
windows, probably from the earlier houses on the site.

Listing NGR: TL8531064050

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