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A Grade II Listed Building in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2453 / 52°14'43"N

Longitude: 0.7162 / 0°42'58"E

OS Eastings: 585531

OS Northings: 264267

OS Grid: TL855642

Mapcode National: GBR QF0.7WG

Mapcode Global: VHKD4.CTGM

Entry Name: Sworders

Listing Date: 28 December 1961

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141177

English Heritage Legacy ID: 466643

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: St James Bury St Edmunds

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


639-1/8/181 (East side)
28/12/61 No.29


Offices. Early C19. White brick and slates.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys. A raised stucco band to the plain
parapet. 2 window range, small-paned sashes in deep reveals
with gauged brick heads and projecting stone sills, 9-pane to
the top storey, 12-pane to the first storey. The tripartite
small-paned sash with diminished side-lights to the ground
storey, used as a display window, is a C20 reproduction. A
continuous plain fascia with the entablature supported on
solid moulded brackets. An Edwardian side door has 4 sunk
panels with moulded surrounds and a rectangular fanlight with
glazing-bars. At the rear, a narrow mid-C19 red brick 3-storey
extension with one window to each storey, all small-paned
sashes in deep reveals with stone sills.
INTERIOR: cellar below front range mainly walled in coursed
kidney flint; below the rear range a roomy area with walls
rendered over rubble stone, probably used originally as a
kitchen, with a rear window, a blocked side window, and a
fireplace. An original stair, with stick balusters, curved
handrail and moulded newels rises the whole height of the
building. Panelled internal shutters to the first storey

Listing NGR: TL8553164267

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

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