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2, Angel Hill

A Grade II Listed Building in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2443 / 52°14'39"N

Longitude: 0.7157 / 0°42'56"E

OS Eastings: 585500

OS Northings: 264157

OS Grid: TL855641

Mapcode National: GBR QF0.7RF

Mapcode Global: VHKD4.CV6C

Entry Name: 2, Angel Hill

Listing Date: 7 August 1952

Last Amended: 30 October 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141152

English Heritage Legacy ID: 466621

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


639-1/14/160 (West side)
07/08/52 No.2
(Formerly Listed as:
(West side)
(St Edmund's Hotel))


House, later The St Edmund's Hotel; incorporated as part of
the Angel Hotel in 1963. c1814, as indicated by a rate book
entry; on an earlier site. White brick and slates.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys. 5 window range: small-paned sashes in
deep reveals to the 1st and 2nd storeys, sashes without
glazing-bars to the ground storey. A continuous brick band
runs between the 1st and 2nd storeys with a stone
torus-moulded band above it. At 1st storey level is a
continuous cast-iron balcony with Greek key ornament to the
railings. The entrance door has a Greek Ionic surround with
plain columns and a heavy entablature.
INTERIOR: the principal upper room has a fine original
fireplace surround, with little free-standing Greek Ionic
columns supporting the projecting ends of the dentilled
lintel, which has applied motifs, including roundels and
swags. It is identical in style to the fireplace on the upper
floor of the Market Cross (qv).

Listing NGR: TL8550064157

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

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