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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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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

Plus Code: 9F426PV6+5C

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

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


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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