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Latitude: 52.2445 / 52°14'40"N
Longitude: 0.7123 / 0°42'44"E
OS Eastings: 585268
OS Northings: 264165
OS Grid: TL852641
Mapcode National: GBR QF0.6WS
Mapcode Global: VHKD4.9VD8
Entry Name: 60, Abbeygate Street
Listing Date: 11 February 1987
Last Amended: 30 October 1997
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1141149
English Heritage Legacy ID: 466618
Location: Bury St. Edmunds, St. Edmundsbury, Suffolk, IP33
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
BURY ST EDMUNDS
TL8564SW ABBEYGATE STREET
639-1/14/156 (South side)
(Formerly Listed as:
Alliance Building Society)
Offices, formerly bank. 1868, by John Gibson. Fine ashlared
facade in Ancaster stone with a base of Portland stone;
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys, 5 bays. High Victorian Italianate style.
Rusticated ground floor has 5 openings divided by piers with
keystoned flat arches. All windows replaced, but openings
undamaged. First and second floors have 5 original plate glass
sashes in deep reveals with moulded raised architrave
surrounds. First floor has criss-cross string course, second
floor fluted and then foliated plat-bands. Ornate keystones to
second floor architraves, projecting cornice with mutules,
roundels and dentils, all boldly detailed and deliberately
varied in contrasting scales.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
(BOE: Pevsner N: Radcliffe E: Suffolk: London: 1974-: 149).
Listing NGR: TL8526864165
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