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Detached Outbuilding in Garden of Number 4

A Grade II Listed Building in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2415 / 52°14'29"N

Longitude: 0.7192 / 0°43'9"E

OS Eastings: 585753

OS Northings: 263851

OS Grid: TL857638

Mapcode National: GBR QF0.GN1

Mapcode Global: VHKD4.FX2K

Entry Name: Detached Outbuilding in Garden of Number 4

Listing Date: 30 October 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135166

English Heritage Legacy ID: 467354

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


639-1/11/623 (North side)
Detached outbuilding in garden of


An outbuilding formerly used as a bakehouse and wash-house.
Dated 1873 across the south gable. In flint and red brick,
rendered along the west side; plaintiled roof. In an ornate
pseudo-vernacular style.
EXTERIOR: single storey. The south gable end has a small
pentice-roofed lean-to above the lower part of the wall and
kidney flints to the upper part; the apex is filled with
random brick and the whole upper part has applied mock
timbering. A lozenge-shaped window has a carved stone
hood-mould. Fluted barge-boards and spike finials to the
gables. Roof with 2 small triangular louvres in the west slope
and pierced ridge-tiles.
A large boarded wooden louvre on the ridge has a high conical
lead-covered roof. An internal chimney-stack with a plain red
brick shaft is topped by a terracotta chimney-pot unusually
decorated with leaf and floral motifs.
INTERIOR: divided into 2. The principal room, open to the
roof, was used as the wash-house/bakehouse and the smaller
area for storage.

Listing NGR: TL8575363851

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

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