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35, Buttermarket

A Grade II Listed Building in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2451 / 52°14'42"N

Longitude: 0.7134 / 0°42'48"E

OS Eastings: 585339

OS Northings: 264241

OS Grid: TL853642

Mapcode National: GBR QF0.75L

Mapcode Global: VHKD4.9TZR

Plus Code: 9F426PW7+38

Entry Name: 35, Buttermarket

Listing Date: 18 May 2001

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1271517

English Heritage Legacy ID: 487601

Location: Bury St. Edmunds, West Suffolk, Suffolk, IP33

County: Suffolk

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


639-1/0/10005 BUTTERMARKET
18-MAY-01 35


Commercial premises. Late C15/early C16 rear wing with C16 front range raised and refronted early C19. C20 alterations. Timber-framed with gault brick front and plain tile roof with truncated right end stack and tall stack to rear wing. L-plan with wing to rear right. Three storeys and cellar. 2-window range to first and second floors of 1/1 sashes with painted stucco lintels. C20 shop front. Rear has flat-roofed extension, various casements and doors and a part catslide roof linking with that of the rear wing.
INTERIOR. Timber-framing partly visible. The front range retains plastered bridging beams on the ground and first floors. Large wide flat joist visible on ground floor. Wallplate and purlin visible in rear of front range. Cellar has re-used C16 roll-moulded joists. C18 doors to both cellar and first floors. Early C19 stair to front range, part with stick baluster balustrade. Late C15 rear wing may originally have been an open hall for it has smoke-blackened plaster visible below clean C16 tie beam, above which is the C16 roof of wide coupled rafters with a C18 ridge inserted below.
This building has a good survival of C15 and C16 timber framing, is shown on Warren's map of 1776, and forms part of a significant group of historic buildings in the centre of the town.

Listing NGR: TL8533964242

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

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