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Sailors Rest

A Grade I Listed Building in Ipswich, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0544 / 52°3'16"N

Longitude: 1.1529 / 1°9'10"E

OS Eastings: 616261

OS Northings: 244254

OS Grid: TM162442

Mapcode National: GBR TMW.49P

Mapcode Global: VHLBS.XMVF

Plus Code: 9F433533+Q5

Entry Name: Sailors Rest

Listing Date: 19 December 1951

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1235370

English Heritage Legacy ID: 426035

Also known as: 2, St Peter's Street

ID on this website: 101235370

Location: Ipswich, Suffolk, IP1

County: Suffolk

District: Ipswich

Electoral Ward/Division: Alexandra

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Ipswich

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Ipswich St Mary-le-Tower

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 25 August 2023 to update the name and address and to reformat the text to current standards

TM 1644 SW

No 2, Sailors Rest

(Formerly listed as No 2, ST PETER'S STREET)


A fine late C17-early C18 red brick house with stucco quoins, a plinth and a fine carved wood modillioned eaves cornice. Two storeys and attics. Seven window range, double-hung sashes with glazing bars, in flush cased frames, with flat rubbed brick arches and stucco projecting keystones. The centre part with the doorway and one window above breaks forward slightly and has narrow flanking windows. The centre window has a shaped soffit. The first storey windows have brick aprons. A stucco band runs between the storeys. A central six-panel door with the upper panels glazed is approached by stone steps and has a wood doorcase with fluted and cabled columns on pedestals, and a pediment. Roof tiled.

Listing NGR: TM1626144251

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