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Dolphin House

A Grade II Listed Building in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2504 / 52°15'1"N

Longitude: 0.7149 / 0°42'53"E

OS Eastings: 585425

OS Northings: 264831

OS Grid: TL854648

Mapcode National: GBR QDT.TVF

Mapcode Global: VHKD4.BPTP

Entry Name: Dolphin House

Listing Date: 12 July 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1248043

English Heritage Legacy ID: 466691

Location: Bury St. Edmunds, St. Edmundsbury, 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 John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


TL8564NW CANNON STREET, Pea Porridge Green
639-1/3/226 (West side)
12/07/72 No.50
Dolphin House


Formerly known as: The Dolphin Inn CANNON STREET.
House, formerly an inn. Late C18. Timber-framed and roughcast
rendered; a plaintiled mansard roof with fishscale bands to
the lower slope and decorative crest tiles.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, cellar and attics; a long 2-storey rear
range. 2 end chimney-stacks with plain rectangular red brick
shafts and corbelled heads. 2 window range: 12-pane sashes to
the 1st storey and 16-pane to the ground storey, all in flush
cased frames. 2 early C19 sloping-headed dormers with 8-pane
pivotal sashes. A central doorway with a plain doorcase and
blank rectangular fanlight has a late C20 panelled door with
integral fanlight. Roughcast and pantiles to the rear range.
INTERIOR: the infill to the partition walls has been removed
on the ground storey of the front range to make a single open
area which still retains C19 vertical boarding. Some small
softwood beams exposed.

Listing NGR: TL8542564831

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

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