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Post Office and House, 1 High Street and 41 Nethergate Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Clare, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0773 / 52°4'38"N

Longitude: 0.5808 / 0°34'50"E

OS Eastings: 576954

OS Northings: 245251

OS Grid: TL769452

Mapcode National: GBR PFF.PNK

Mapcode Global: VHJHL.01WV

Entry Name: Post Office and House, 1 High Street and 41 Nethergate Street

Listing Date: 19 December 1961

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1194646

English Heritage Legacy ID: 282975

Location: Clare, St. Edmundsbury, Suffolk, CO10

County: Suffolk

District: St. Edmundsbury

Civil Parish: Clare

Built-Up Area: Clare

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Clare with Poslingford

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TL 74 NE


High Street
(West Side)
No 1
(Post Office & house)


Together with No 41 Nethergate Street, a late C15 or early C16 timber framed
and plastered house with a crosswing at the south end and a return front at No
41 Nethergate Street. Much altered and refronted in the early C19, with a parapet
on the east front. Now faced in roughcast. 2 storeys and attics. 4 window
range on the east front and 2 window range on the south front, double-hung sashes
with glazing bars, in flush cased frames, One of the 1st storey windows on the
east front has the carved sill of a former oriel window, carved with figures
and a shield. No 41 Nethergate Street has 2 early C19 shop fronts, one on the south
front has fluted pilasters with a cornice and is flanked by 2 doorways, one with
a 6-panel door, reeded pilasters and a cornice hood on paired brackets. The other
shop front is a good example of its kind, with a corner 6-panel double door with
a rectangular fanlight, flanking small paned shop windows with glazing bars (thin
section), narrow pilasters and a continuous fascia cornice. Roofs tiled, with
1 segmental headed dormer on the east front.

Nos 1 to 8 (consec) with Nos 28, 29 and 31, all the listed buildings in Well Lane,
Stone Hall and Nos 36 to 40 (consec) Nethergate Street form a group.

Listing NGR: TL7695445251

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

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