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Bear and Bells Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Beccles, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.4597 / 52°27'34"N

Longitude: 1.5633 / 1°33'47"E

OS Eastings: 642170

OS Northings: 290605

OS Grid: TM421906

Mapcode National: GBR XMD.L38

Mapcode Global: VHM6K.1FSS

Plus Code: 9F43FH57+V8

Entry Name: Bear and Bells Inn

Listing Date: 22 September 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1186937

English Heritage Legacy ID: 363028

Location: Beccles, East Suffolk, Suffolk, NR34

County: Suffolk

Civil Parish: Beccles

Built-Up Area: Beccles

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Beccles St Michael and Saint Luke

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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(North Side)
No 11 (Bear & Bells Inn)
TM 4290 2/98


17th century with alterations. Brick front, with pilasters, distempered.
Steep roof. Machine tiles. 2 windows, at each floor with cambered heads,
sash with glazing bars and flush frames. Brown brick central chimney.
Cambered headed entrance. Hanging sign.

All 4 sides of the Old Market contribute in varying degrees to its general
character. The Old Market is in an important position near the centre of
the town. Nos 9 to 17 (odd) form a group with No 2 Northgate.

Listing NGR: TM4217090605

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