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Old Bell Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Ipswich, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0511 / 52°3'3"N

Longitude: 1.1541 / 1°9'14"E

OS Eastings: 616360

OS Northings: 243881

OS Grid: TM163438

Mapcode National: GBR TMW.BLK

Mapcode Global: VHLBS.YQH0

Plus Code: 9F433523+CJ

Entry Name: Old Bell Inn

Listing Date: 19 December 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1235600

English Heritage Legacy ID: 426378

Location: Bridge, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP2

County: Suffolk

Electoral Ward/Division: Bridge

Built-Up Area: Ipswich

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: South West Ipswich Team Ministry

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Nos 1 and 3
(Old Bell Inn)
TM 14 SE 12/232 19.12.51.


An early C16 timber-framed and plastered building with an L shaped plan,
considerably altered in the C18 and later. The upper storey is jettied on
the north front and west side. The west side has the best of the C16 features.
The ground storey and a wing extending south have exposed timber-framing
and the jettied upper storey has exposed joists and a partly carved bressumer.
There is also a moulded wall plate, partly embattled, an original window
with moulded mullions and a carved corner post with the carving of a bell.
The north front has mainly C18 fenestration, 3 window range, double-hung
sashes with glazing bars, in flush cased frames. The ground storey has a
central doorway with the remains of the old head and one carved spandrel
and a C19 public house front. Roofs tiled.

Listing NGR: TM1636043881

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