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Scandinavia House

A Grade II Listed Building in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.245 / 52°14'42"N

Longitude: 0.7156 / 0°42'56"E

OS Eastings: 585490

OS Northings: 264234

OS Grid: TL854642

Mapcode National: GBR QF0.7Q3

Mapcode Global: VHKD4.CT4V

Entry Name: Scandinavia House

Listing Date: 7 August 1952

Last Amended: 30 October 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141155

English Heritage Legacy ID: 466624

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 John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


BURY ST EDMUNDS

TL8564SW ANGEL HILL
639-1/14/163 (West side)
07/08/52 No.5
Scandinavia House
(Formerly Listed as:
ABBEYGATE STREET
(North side)
Nos.30 AND 30A)
(Formerly Listed as:
ANGEL HILL
(West side)
No.5)

GV II

Shop with offices above; formerly shop and house. Early C17
with mainly C20 exterior in Georgian style. Timber-framed and
rendered; plaintile roof.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys with attic and cellar. The main range has
4 small-paned sash windows in cased frames to the upper storey
and 2 flat-headed dormers with lead cheeks. The slightly
projecting gable facing Abbeygate Street has C19 shaped
bargeboards, one small-paned sash window to the upper storey
and an attic window. A wing extending up Abbeygate Street has
2 similar sash windows to the upper storey and 2 dormers. This
was formerly a separate property, No.30 Abbeygate Street, of 3
storeys and attics. Its present form is the result of
extensive alterations in the late 1960s, when the ground
storey of both ranges had shop fronts in Regency style
inserted.
INTERIOR: nothing is visible in the former No.30 Abbeygate
Street. The range facing Angel Hill is in 5 bays, with all
partitions removed on the ground storey. On the upper storey
the bay at the south end has the framing exposed: widely
spaced studs with short straight tension braces to the gable
end; jowled main posts; a main beam with a small chamfer and
scroll stops is probably a replacement. A scarf joint in the
wallplate with a very short splay. Roof structure hidden.


Listing NGR: TL8548864233

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