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17, St Stephens Lane

A Grade II Listed Building in Ipswich, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0562 / 52°3'22"N

Longitude: 1.1552 / 1°9'18"E

OS Eastings: 616411

OS Northings: 244455

OS Grid: TM164444

Mapcode National: GBR TMW.4VM

Mapcode Global: VHLBS.ZL22

Plus Code: 9F433544+F3

Entry Name: 17, St Stephens Lane

Listing Date: 15 December 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1236861

English Heritage Legacy ID: 427974

ID on this website: 101236861

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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5379 (East Side)
No 17
TM 1644 SW 3/375

A timber-framed and plastered building basically of C16 origin but considerably
altered on the front. It was built as a house and then became the Sun Inn and is
now shop premises. 2 storeys. A long range extends to the east at the rear with
a jettied upper storey on the south side facing on to a small yard. The upper storey
has the remains of C17 pargetting with a rayed sun. The jettied range is built
in 2 distinct sections. The west front has 2 window range, casements. The upper
storey has sham timber-framing and the ground storey has a C20 shop front. Roof
tiled. The interior has exposed heavy timber-framing on the upper storey and there
is a C17 plaster ceiling with floral ornamentation. The upper room has a ceiling
above tie-beam level and the roof above has plain crown posts braced to the collar

Listing NGR: TM1641144455

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