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Premises Occupied by Piano Workshop/Salesroom Behind Number 65 and Attached Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2427 / 52°14'33"N

Longitude: 0.7128 / 0°42'46"E

OS Eastings: 585310

OS Northings: 263971

OS Grid: TL853639

Mapcode National: GBR QF0.722

Mapcode Global: VHKD4.9WPL

Entry Name: Premises Occupied by Piano Workshop/Salesroom Behind Number 65 and Attached Wall

Listing Date: 12 July 1972

Last Amended: 30 October 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1096753

English Heritage Legacy ID: 467811

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


BURY ST EDMUNDS

TL8563NW WHITING STREET
639-1/15/734 (West side)
12/07/72 Premises occupied by Piano Workshop/
Salesroom behind No.65 and attached
wall
(Formerly Listed as:
WHITING STREET
(West side)
Premises occupied by Harpers Music
Saloons behind No 65)

II

Former snuff and tobacco factory, now workshop. C18. In kidney
flint with red brick dressings; tiled mansard roof with a
brick parapet and band.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and attic; set back and at right angles to
the street. C20 replacement windows; double garage-type doors.
The flint walling continues on the east side in a stretch of
high garden wall which links up with the side of No.65 (qv).
To the west, a house adjoins the factory, now roughcast with a
flat roof following fire damage to the top storey in the
1960s.
INTERIOR: 3 bays on the ground storey and 2 bays above,
overlapping with the adjoining house. Open timber ceilings to
both storeys, with joists and cross-beams set on edge; roof
with rafters on edge and a ridge piece. To the west, a
cross-wing, formerly part of the house, but now a salesroom,
is in 4 bays with only the main ceiling beams exposed.


Listing NGR: TL8531063971

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

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