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9, Castle Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Eye, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.3198 / 52°19'11"N

Longitude: 1.1463 / 1°8'46"E

OS Eastings: 614527

OS Northings: 273738

OS Grid: TM145737

Mapcode National: GBR TJL.GMH

Mapcode Global: VHL9F.TYCJ

Entry Name: 9, Castle Street

Listing Date: 20 October 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1316573

English Heritage Legacy ID: 468265

Location: Eye, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP23

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Eye

Built-Up Area: Eye (Mid Suffolk)

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Eye St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


585-1/7/31 (North East side)
20/10/71 No.9


House and shops. Early C16 domestic range converted in C19 to
house and two shops. Rendered and colourwashed timber frame;
roof of black-glazed pantiles.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. 4-window range. To right of elevation a
c1830 shop front: pilasters with Greek key frieze, C20 plate
glass. Panelled door and plate-glass display window next left.
Late C19 shop display window follows and facade terminates
with a 3/3 horned sash. First floor lit through three 2-light
casements and an 8/8 unhorned sash to right. Gabled roof with
two ridge stacks. Rear with 2-storey early C19 outshut and an
C18 2-storey cross wing to north.
INTERIOR: frame of moderate scantling. Chamfered bridging
beams and joists throughout. Early C19 stick-baluster
staircase with turned newels moved in late C20 further north
of original site. Ramped handrail. Centre room with C18
inglenook fireplace with full-width brick canopy. 5-light
diamond mullioned window in original rear wall with rebates
for sliding shutters, the C16 house having been one room deep.
Wall plate exhibits face-halved scarf joints. Arched and
tension braces to tie beams below clasped purlin roof.

Listing NGR: TM1452773738

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