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15, Crown Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2417 / 52°14'30"N

Longitude: 0.7172 / 0°43'1"E

OS Eastings: 585615

OS Northings: 263870

OS Grid: TL856638

Mapcode National: GBR QF0.G4M

Mapcode Global: VHKD4.DX0C

Entry Name: 15, Crown Street

Listing Date: 7 August 1952

Last Amended: 30 October 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1342748

English Heritage Legacy ID: 466775

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

County: Suffolk

District: St. Edmundsbury

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 Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


BURY ST EDMUNDS

TL8563NE CROWN STREET
639-1/11/303 (East side)
07/08/52 No.15
(Formerly Listed as:
CROWN STREET
(East side)
Nos.12-15 (Consecutive))

GV II

House. C16 and later, extended and fronted in the early C19.
Timber-framed, faced in white brick, rendered rear; C20
plaintiles. Complex form, with several rear extensions. A
small hipped wing projects from the south end of the front. An
internal chimney-stack has a plain white brick shaft.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and attics; 3-window range in all. The
white brick front has a high panelled parapet and a heavy
moulded stucco cornice and frieze; shallow panels with plain
flat pilasters enclose the windows, all 12-pane sashes in
plain reveals with flat gauged arches and projecting stone
sills, except for one blank, and one upper window on the north
side of the wing which has a flush cased frame. A
segmental-headed dormer has a small-paned window.
The entrance door has a distyle porch within the angle of the
front and the wing which has fluted Doric columns and a heavy
plain entablature. 2 small gabled wings with plain bargeboards
at the rear, and a 2-storey extension in brick and flint, part
rendered, with a shallow-pitched slate roof. This has a
datestone in the gable end with 'I.M. 1844' on it. This is
probably for James Miller (cf. White's Directory of Suffolk,
1844).
INTERIOR: the walling of the cellar includes kidney flint and
stone blocks and a semicircular arched ceiling of Tudor brick.
Above ground, the layout was much remodelled in the early C19
when the internal chimney-stack was inserted. Several C18
softwood beams. On the north side the frame overlaps with
No.14 (qv), and part of one C16 main beam has a double ogee
moulding.


Listing NGR: TL8561563870

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