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Freemasons Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Ipswich, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0592 / 52°3'33"N

Longitude: 1.1579 / 1°9'28"E

OS Eastings: 616583

OS Northings: 244795

OS Grid: TM165447

Mapcode National: GBR TMP.ZGQ

Mapcode Global: VHLBT.1H0S

Entry Name: Freemasons Hall

Listing Date: 15 December 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1264393

English Heritage Legacy ID: 428024

Location: Ipswich, Suffolk, IP4

County: Suffolk

District: Ipswich

Town: Ipswich

Electoral Ward/Division: St Margaret's

Built-Up Area: Ipswich

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Ipswich St Margaret

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

SOANE STREET
1.
5379 (South Side)
Freemasons Hall
TM 1644 NE 2/487
II GV

2.
A late C19 red brick, building (circa 1879) with rusticated brick quoins. 2 storeys.
At the east end the front breaks forward with 3 window range surmounted by a modillion
pediment with insignia in the tympanum. The windows are dobuble-hung sashes with
glazing bars, in shallow reveals. A raised brick band extends across the front
between the storeys. A central 6-panel semi-circular headed double door has a stone
Tuscan doorcase with plain columns, frieze and pediment. At the west end there
is a semi-basement room with a large hall above. The hall is lit by a large 3-light
mullioned and transomed headed window with a central pediment. The window is framed
by brick Ionic attached clolumns, a stone frieze and modillion cornice surmounted
by a parapet. The ground storey has a segmental headed window with a keystone.


Listing NGR: TM1658344795

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

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