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The Gate House Wall and Gateway to St Andrews Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2429 / 52°14'34"N

Longitude: 0.7111 / 0°42'40"E

OS Eastings: 585195

OS Northings: 263989

OS Grid: TL851639

Mapcode National: GBR QF0.6MK

Mapcode Global: VHKD4.8WSG

Entry Name: The Gate House Wall and Gateway to St Andrews Castle

Listing Date: 12 July 1972

Last Amended: 30 October 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1245010

English Heritage Legacy ID: 467170

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 ST ANDREW'S STREET SOUTH
639-1/10/594 (West side)
12/07/72 The Gate House, wall and gateway to
St Andrew's Castle
(Formerly Listed as:
ST ANDREW'S STREET SOUTH
(West side)
Lodge, Wall and Gateway to the
Convent of St Luis High School)

GV II

Former lodge to St Andrew's Castle (qv). Early C19. In Gothick
style. Red brick with a white brick castellated parapet and a
stone string course.
EXTERIOR: single storey. 3 window range: 2-light C20 casements
with horizontal glazing-bars in chamfered brick reveals with
stone drip-moulds and sills. 5 thin cement pilasters are
spaced across the front. A panelled entrance door on the left
of the front is in a semicircular-headed rendered recess,
linked with the high red brick garden wall. This has
semicircular blank arcading and wrought-iron gates set between
octagonal piers with stone string courses and castellated
stone tops.
INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: TL8519563989

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

Description


BURY ST EDMUNDS

TL8563NW ST ANDREW'S STREET SOUTH
639-1/10/594 (West side)
12/07/72 The Gate House, wall and gateway to
St Andrew's Castle
(Formerly Listed as:
ST ANDREW'S STREET SOUTH
(West side)
Lodge, Wall and Gateway to the
Convent of St Luis High School)

GV II

Former lodge to St Andrew's Castle (qv). Early C19. In Gothick
style. Red brick with a white brick castellated parapet and a
stone string course.
EXTERIOR: single storey. 3 window range: 2-light C20 casements
with horizontal glazing-bars in chamfered brick reveals with
stone drip-moulds and sills. 5 thin cement pilasters are
spaced across the front. A panelled entrance door on the left
of the front is in a semicircular-headed rendered recess,
linked with the high red brick garden wall. This has
semicircular blank arcading and wrought-iron gates set between
octagonal piers with stone string courses and castellated
stone tops.
INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: TL8519563989

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