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17, Tower Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Ipswich, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0587 / 52°3'31"N

Longitude: 1.1546 / 1°9'16"E

OS Eastings: 616359

OS Northings: 244735

OS Grid: TM163447

Mapcode National: GBR TMP.YJ5

Mapcode Global: VHLBS.YJR4

Plus Code: 9F433553+FV

Entry Name: 17, Tower Street

Listing Date: 19 December 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1264826

English Heritage Legacy ID: 426655

Location: Alexandra, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP1

County: Suffolk

Electoral Ward/Division: Alexandra

Built-Up Area: Ipswich

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Ipswich St Mary-le-Tower

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

(West Side)

No 17
TM 1644 NW 1/216 19.12.51.


A late C18 red brick house with a parapet and a modillion cornice has a symmetrical
facade and stands back from the street frontage. 2 storeys. 5 window range,
arranged 1:3:1, double-hung sashes, with glazing bars in the 1st storey windows,
in plain reveals with gauged brick flat arches. The centre part of 3 window
range breaks forward slightly and is surmounted by a modillion pediment.
A central 4-panel door with a plain fanlight and panelled reveals has a Doric
porch with fluted columns, a triglyph frieze and a cornice. Roof double
span, partly tiled and partly slate.

Nos 13 to 21 (odd) form a group with Ipswich Arts Theatre and Church of
St Mary-le-Tower.

Listing NGR: TM1635944735

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

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