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Art Gallery

A Grade II Listed Building in Ipswich, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0603 / 52°3'37"N

Longitude: 1.1506 / 1°9'2"E

OS Eastings: 616077

OS Northings: 244903

OS Grid: TM160449

Mapcode National: GBR TMP.XBF

Mapcode Global: VHLBS.WGNW

Entry Name: Art Gallery

Listing Date: 15 December 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1264500

English Heritage Legacy ID: 427682

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: Ipswich St Margaret

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

HIGH STREET
1.
5379 (West Side)
Art Gallery
TM 1644 NW 1/454
II GV

2.
Opened 1880 as Ipswich Arts Club. Architect probably Horace Cheston designer of
the adjacent Museum building: Red brick and terra cotta. East facade; 2 storeys,
3 bays, centre projects with pediment and elliptical headed doorway and large 1st
floor window, ground floor left and right windows in segmental headed recesses with
keyblocks, 2 light windows above. Moulded brick cornice and parapet with finials
over corner pilasters. Right hand return 5 bays divided by giant pilasters and
with segmental headed recesses. Roof lights along ridge terminated in segmental
gable.


Listing NGR: TM1607744903

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

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