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156 and 158, Norwich Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Ipswich, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0637 / 52°3'49"N

Longitude: 1.1419 / 1°8'30"E

OS Eastings: 615463

OS Northings: 245245

OS Grid: TM154452

Mapcode National: GBR TMP.MHC

Mapcode Global: VHLBS.RD1B

Plus Code: 9F43347R+FQ

Entry Name: 156 and 158, Norwich Road

Listing Date: 4 August 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1247751

English Heritage Legacy ID: 429003

Location: Ipswich, Suffolk, IP1

County: Suffolk

District: Ipswich

Town: Ipswich

Electoral Ward/Division: Westgate

Built-Up Area: Ipswich

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: St Matthew Triangle and All Saints

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

642-0/6/10028 (East side)
Nos.156 AND 158


Pair of houses. c1840. White brick, red brick returns; slate
roofs. 2 storeys on basement; 4-window range with entrances in
rebated one-bay wings to side.
Facade divided by central pilaster; end pilasters right and
left. 6/6 unhorned sashes under gauged skewback arches. C20
area railings. Hipped roof with central common stack. Entrance
bays to side have steps up to 4-panelled doors under plain
fanlights set in stuccoed surrounds. Recessed further back is
a 6/6 unhorned sash to each house at first floor, with gauged
skewback arches. These side bays also under hipped roofs.
Attached to right and left former carriage houses, that to
No.158 with original double timber doors and pedestrian door
leading to passage to rear. Carriage houses under gabled
Rear elevation presents a 6-window range under double shallow
hipped roofs: 6/6 unhorned sashes under segmental arches.
Service wing to rear of No.156 remains, corresponding wing to
158 demolished.
INTERIOR. No.158: stick-baluster staircase, the balusters to
all but basement flight replaced in C20 with turned balusters.
4-panelled doors; plain plaster cornices and ceiling roses; 2
plain marble fireplaces.

Listing NGR: TM1546345245

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

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