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Latitude: 52.244 / 52°14'38"N
Longitude: 0.7122 / 0°42'43"E
OS Eastings: 585263
OS Northings: 264109
OS Grid: TL852641
Mapcode National: GBR QF0.6WY
Mapcode Global: VHKD4.9VCM
Plus Code: 9F426PV6+HV
Entry Name: 11, Guildhall Street
Listing Date: 12 July 1972
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1363697
English Heritage Legacy ID: 466838
Location: Bury St. Edmunds, West Suffolk, Suffolk, IP33
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
BURY ST EDMUNDS
TL8564SW GUILDHALL STREET
639-1/14/365 (West side)
Formerly a house with 2 shops, now offices. Early C16 with C18
rear and early C19 front. Timber-framed and rendered; old
plaintiled roof with a wood modillion eaves soffit.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, attics and cellar. 3 sash windows to the
upper storey, 2 with single vertical glazing-bars one without
glazing bars, tripartite. One segmental-headed dormer has a
small-paned tripartite sash window and lead roof. On the
ground storey, 2 mid-C19 shop fronts: on the left, the shop
window is divided by vertical bars into 3 lights; surround
with plain pilasters, projecting cornice and fascia, supported
by ornate console brackets.
The former shop door on the left has been made into a window.
The smaller shop window on the right has a similar but plainer
surround and less ornate supporting console brackets. The main
doorway has plain pilasters and an open pediment; 6-panel
door. A 3-storey C18 rear wing has a half-hipped mansard roof:
large 30-pane sash windows to the ground and 1st storeys, a
3-light small-paned casement to the attic and a 2-light dormer
in the slope of the half hip.
INTERIOR: C17 cellar below the front range: walling in flint
rubble with stone blocks and a timber ceiling with joists set
on edge; C18 cellar below rear range. One main post exposed on
the ground storey front; on the upper storey, a 4-bay room has
a beam with reversed assembly, which may replace a former
The end wall on the north has exposed framing and evidence of
a former window with arched spandrels and rebates for
shutters. Side purlin roof, part with a ridge and with some
re-used components. The mansard roof to the rear range has
most of its original timbers.
Listing NGR: TL8526364109
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