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46 and 47, Crown Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2428 / 52°14'34"N

Longitude: 0.7165 / 0°42'59"E

OS Eastings: 585562

OS Northings: 263991

OS Grid: TL855639

Mapcode National: GBR QF0.7ZK

Mapcode Global: VHKD4.CWMJ

Entry Name: 46 and 47, Crown Street

Listing Date: 12 July 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1342761

English Heritage Legacy ID: 466788

Location: Bury St. Edmunds, West Suffolk, 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
639-1/11/316 (West side)
12/07/72 Nos.46 AND 47

GV II

A pair of houses. Early C18 with refronting of c1830.
Timber-framed, fronted in white brick; shallow-pitched slate
roof with a plain eaves soffit; an internal chimney-stack with
a tall narrow rectangular white brick shaft.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys and cellars. 2 window range: 16-pane
sashes to all 3 storeys in flush cased frames; flat arches to
the 1st and 2nd storeys, slightly larger ground storey windows
with segmental-arched heads to frames and surrounds. 2 plain
semicircular-headed brick doorways have 6-panelled doors in
reeded architraves with radial glazing-bars to the fanlights.
Above the ground-storey window of No.46 a small plaque reads
'Restored 1977, D.M.G K.A.B.'
INTERIOR: of No.47 much modernised. Cellar rendered with a
replacement ceiling. On the 1st storey landing a section of
mid-C18 balusters from the former stair with a replaced
handrail. Stair to the 2nd storey with stick balusters and
plain handrail.
The principal room on the 1st storey has a late C18 fireplace
with fluted engaged columns and a fluted frieze. On the 2nd
storey the rear room has a fireplace with a bolection-moulded
surround. No.46 has a fireplace in the 1st storey front room
exactly like that in No.47; in the same room a plaster cornice
with egg-and-dart and bead-and-reel ornament.
3 other upper rooms have cast-iron raised grates in C19
Gothick style. Stair with stick balusters and plain handrail.

Listing NGR: TL8556263991

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

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