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4, Angel Hill

A Grade II Listed Building in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2448 / 52°14'41"N

Longitude: 0.7156 / 0°42'56"E

OS Eastings: 585490

OS Northings: 264208

OS Grid: TL854642

Mapcode National: GBR QF0.7Q5

Mapcode Global: VHKD4.CV40

Entry Name: 4, Angel Hill

Listing Date: 7 August 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141154

English Heritage Legacy ID: 466623

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


639-1/14/162 (West side)
07/08/52 No.4


Shop with living accommodation above. C16, C18 and early C19.
Timber-framed; rendered in raised rectangular panels;
plaintile roof.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, attics and cellar: 3-cell front range
with internal chimney and former lobby-entrance; an C18 rear
range at right-angles to it, forming an L which is partly
infilled by an early C19 extension. The right half of the main
roof has twin gables with plain bargeboards and a wide moulded
eaves cornice below them. 4 window range: 16-pane sashes in
flush cased frames. C20 shop fronts with small-paned windows
in Regency style. 2 entrance doors, one to the shop, recessed,
the other, on the left, 6-panelled with linenfold carving to
the panels, plain pilasters and triangular pediment. A rear
range, aligned east-west,has a mansard roof which tops over
the front roof and 12-pane sash windows. The C19 extension is
gabled with painted brick to the ground storey, roughcast
above, and small-paned sash windows.
INTERIOR: cellars below part of front and rear, all
modernised. Original features are concealed in the front range
on the ground storey, the rear wall has been partly removed
and the chimney-stack tunnelled through to give access to the
C19 extension. On the upper storey 2 rooms to the right of the
stack have been made into one; a disused angle fireplace in
the north-west corner. The main posts of the chimney-bay are
exposed, with mortices for the former long braces. Clasped
purlin roof in 6 bays with deep cambered collars. The C19
extension contains a winder stair with stick balusters and
wreathed handrail. Several C18 6-panelled doors with raised
fielded panels remain inside the building.

Listing NGR: TL8549064208

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

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