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9 and 10, Risbygate Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2469 / 52°14'49"N

Longitude: 0.7102 / 0°42'36"E

OS Eastings: 585116

OS Northings: 264434

OS Grid: TL851644

Mapcode National: GBR QF0.0DM

Mapcode Global: VHKD4.8S9C

Plus Code: 9F426PW6+Q3

Entry Name: 9 and 10, Risbygate Street

Listing Date: 12 July 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1244898

English Heritage Legacy ID: 467121

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

County: Suffolk

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 John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


639-1/7/528 (South side)
12/07/72 Nos.9 AND 10


House, now divided into 2 as offices and shop. Early C19.
White brick, painted at No.9, combined with flint on the lower
part of the north gable wall of No.10; render to rear range.
Slate roof.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys and cellar to front, 2 storeys to rear. An
added top storey to the front range has a plain parapet and
stone modillion cornice; a moulded stone band between the 1st
and 2nd storey windows marks the original wallplate level; the
rear slope of the earlier roof can be seen from the back of
the building. 5 window range, arranged 2: 1: 2: with the
centre breaking forward slightly. Sashes in plain reveals,
with plate glass to the 1st storey and with a single vertical
glazing bar on the 2nd storey.
On the ground storey, No.9 has a C19 fascia with console
brackets above a late C20 shop window in Oriental style; No.10
has 2 sashes, similar but larger than those above. All the
sash windows have flat gauged arches.
The central entry, up stone steps, has a recessed door in a
segmental-arched brick surround with fluted Doric columns and
a fanlight with decorative glazing. The rear range has 12-pane
sash windows. A white brick gable end on the west has a later
C19 single storey canted bay window with flat roof.
INTERIOR: no features suggest an earlier date than C19. Brick
and kidney flint to cellar walling. Moulded plaster cornices.
Stair with ramped and wreathed handrail and ornate cast-iron
balusters. The front and rear slopes of the former attics can
be seen in the 2nd storey rooms.

Listing NGR: TL8511664434

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

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