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38, Whiting Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2416 / 52°14'29"N

Longitude: 0.7135 / 0°42'48"E

OS Eastings: 585363

OS Northings: 263846

OS Grid: TL853638

Mapcode National: GBR QF0.F6V

Mapcode Global: VHKD4.BX1H

Entry Name: 38, Whiting Street

Listing Date: 12 July 1972

Last Amended: 30 October 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1096766

English Heritage Legacy ID: 467777

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


639-1/15/706 (East side)
12/07/72 No.38
(Formerly Listed as:
(East side)
Nos.36 AND 38)


House, formerly the cross-wing to No.36 (qv), now a separate
dwelling. Late C15/early C16 and later. Timber-framed and
rendered; plaintiled roof.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and attic; jettied along the street
frontage. A 12-pane sash window in a flush cased frame to the
ground and 1st storeys, flanked on each side by original high
windows with moulded mullions, 3-light on the 1st storey and
4-light on the ground storey. 2 linked C20 single-light
windows in the apex of the gable. The jetty is supported on
shaped brackets. A rounded single storey corner extension with
a C20 3-light window and sloping plaintiled roof is linked to
a side chimney-stack with a plain red brick shaft. The C20
entrance is along the side wall.
INTERIOR: small cellar, not inspected. Frame in two 2-bay
sections, the rear a later addition. The 2-bay front room has
a heavy main beam with large chamfer and the remains of a
timber fireplace lintel. In the front upper room the main beam
has been replaced and the long arched braces removed. The roof
above has a collar-purlin supported by thin braces. Little
framing exposed in the rear of the building.

Listing NGR: TL8536363846

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

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