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Latitude: 52.4832 / 52°28'59"N
Longitude: 1.7565 / 1°45'23"E
OS Eastings: 655159
OS Northings: 293893
OS Grid: TM551938
Mapcode National: GBR YTB.6Y3
Mapcode Global: VHN3X.DVG6
Plus Code: 9F43FQM4+7J
Entry Name: 41 and 42, High Street
Listing Date: 3 October 1977
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1207026
English Heritage Legacy ID: 391302
Location: Lowestoft, East Suffolk, Suffolk, NR32
Electoral Ward/Division: Harbour
Built-Up Area: Lowestoft
Traditional County: Suffolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk
Church of England Parish: Lowestoft Christ Church
Church of England Diocese: Norwich
TM5593NW HIGH STREET
914-1/8/24 (East side)
03/10/77 Nos.41 AND 42
Pair of houses and shops, now 2 shops and 4 flats. Late C14,
re-built C17, re-built again mid C19, altered C20. Brick.
Asbestos slate and natural slate roofs. Double-pile plan. 3
storeys in 4 window bays. 2 late C20 ground-floor shop fronts.
4 top-hung late C20 casements to each of upper 2 floors, those
to No.41 with rendered skewback arches. gabled roof with
internal gable-end stacks. The rear pile is similar. Two
2-storey cross wings receded east from the rear: C20 details.
INTERIOR. C20 details throughout except for the late C14
cellar under No.41. Limewashed brick. 2 compartments separated
by a wide double-chamfered 4-centred brick arch. The south
compartment has a flight of brick steps leading to the street,
now blocked. The east and west walls are punctuated by
4-centred chamfered brick arches leading to small recessed
chambers with barrel vaults. Each recess arch has an engaged
circular respond with polygonal capitals. A forest of C20
brick piers supports the roof, from which the vault has been
removed. The north compartment has a quadripartite brick vault
with hollow-chamfered ribs on corbels. There are no wall
niches or responds. In the north-east corner rises a brick
winder staircase with moulded circular newel bricks. It is
blocked at ceiling level.
Listing NGR: TM5515993893
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