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30, out Westgate

A Grade II Listed Building in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2407 / 52°14'26"N

Longitude: 0.7101 / 0°42'36"E

OS Eastings: 585138

OS Northings: 263737

OS Grid: TL851637

Mapcode National: GBR QF0.DCK

Mapcode Global: VHKD4.8Y85

Entry Name: 30, out Westgate

Listing Date: 12 July 1972

Last Amended: 30 October 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1244874

English Heritage Legacy ID: 467097

Location: Bury St. Edmunds, West Suffolk, Suffolk, IP33

County: Suffolk

District: St. Edmundsbury

Civil Parish: Bury St Edmunds

Built-Up Area: Bury St Edmunds

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Bury St Edmunds St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


BURY ST EDMUNDS

TL8563NW OUT WESTGATE
639-1/10/520 (North side)
12/07/72 No.30
(Formerly Listed as:
OUT WESTGATE
(North side)
No.28
St Peter's Vineyard)

GV II

House, now offices. C18, with C19 extensions. Flint with red
brick dressings; stone quoins to the C19 extension; plaintiles
with ornamental crest tiles; a coved wood eaves cornice to the
C18 range.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, cellar and attics to the main range; 2
storeys to the C19 extensions. 4 windows to the C18 range,
with the 2 outer 1st storey windows blocked; the remainder
have sashes with a single vertical glazing bar, apart from one
12-pane ground storey window. 2 segmental-headed dormers have
3-light casement windows. The doorway has a wood architrave
and panelled reveals.
The C19 extension on the south has a hipped roof over the
gable end and a square Edwardian mullion-and-transom bay
window to the ground storey. An open porch in the angle
between the 2 ranges has heavy moulded balusters in Jacobean
style. Set into the wall above the porch are plaster casts in
high relief, one showing a man with a plough and farm animals
and the other a woman with sheaves of corn. These are the
casts for the figures in the pediment above the Corn Exchange,
Cornhill (qv).
INTERIOR: the extensive brick-lined cellars were used during
the 1939-45 War as an Air Raid Wardens' post. Original
features inside the house are mainly concealed. One upper
fireplace has a reeded marble surround with paterae.


Listing NGR: TL8513863737

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

Description


BURY ST EDMUNDS

TL8563NW OUT WESTGATE
639-1/10/520 (North side)
12/07/72 No.30
(Formerly Listed as:
OUT WESTGATE
(North side)
No.28
St Peter's Vineyard)

GV II

House, now offices. C18, with C19 extensions. Flint with red
brick dressings; stone quoins to the C19 extension; plaintiles
with ornamental crest tiles; a coved wood eaves cornice to the
C18 range.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, cellar and attics to the main range; 2
storeys to the C19 extensions. 4 windows to the C18 range,
with the 2 outer 1st storey windows blocked; the remainder
have sashes with a single vertical glazing bar, apart from one
12-pane ground storey window. 2 segmental-headed dormers have
3-light casement windows. The doorway has a wood architrave
and panelled reveals.
The C19 extension on the south has a hipped roof over the
gable end and a square Edwardian mullion-and-transom bay
window to the ground storey. An open porch in the angle
between the 2 ranges has heavy moulded balusters in Jacobean
style. Set into the wall above the porch are plaster casts in
high relief, one showing a man with a plough and farm animals
and the other a woman with sheaves of corn. These are the
casts for the figures in the pediment above the Corn Exchange,
Cornhill (qv).
INTERIOR: the extensive brick-lined cellars were used during
the 1939-45 War as an Air Raid Wardens' post. Original
features inside the house are mainly concealed. One upper
fireplace has a reeded marble surround with paterae.


Listing NGR: TL8513863737

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