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Crown House

A Grade II Listed Building in Bury Saint Edmunds, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2996 / 52°17'58"N

Longitude: 0.834 / 0°50'2"E

OS Eastings: 593338

OS Northings: 270612

OS Grid: TL933706

Mapcode National: GBR RFQ.TYT

Mapcode Global: VHKD0.DGSH

Plus Code: 9F427RXM+RJ

Entry Name: Crown House

Listing Date: 11 July 1983

Last Amended: 16 September 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1285314

English Heritage Legacy ID: 283605

Location: Ixworth, West Suffolk, Suffolk, IP31

County: Suffolk

District: West Suffolk

Civil Parish: Ixworth

Built-Up Area: Ixworth

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Ixworth St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

In the entry for

(east side)
No 74 and Crown House

The address shall be amended to read:
(east side)

No 74
(Crown House)
TL 9270-9370


No. 74 and Crown House

A former coaching inn known as 'The Crown' now divided into 2 houses. C16 and
C17. 2 storeys standing on a corner site. Timber-framed and rendered with
plaintiled roofs. A main range flanked by 2 unequal gabled cross-wings to
north and south. There is a further small gabled extension at the rear of the
north wing. The long south wing has a jetty on the side facing on to Crown
Lane. No. 74 comprises the High Street frontage. Both cross-wings have
overhanging tie-beams, to the north moulded, to the south with Jacobean
carving. Both have pierced drop finials. Internal chimney-stack to main range
with large rectangular base and 4 truncated shafts. One small-paned sash
window at north end and one late C19 6-paned shop window on south end. Various
2-light and 3-light C19 casements above. 2 adjacent doors with flush frames up
short flights of steps. Crown House is in the rear part of the south wing.
Jetty supported on small solid brackets. C20 door and casement windows.

Listing NGR: TL9333870612

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

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