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15, Guildhall Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2431 / 52°14'35"N

Longitude: 0.7123 / 0°42'44"E

OS Eastings: 585275

OS Northings: 264016

OS Grid: TL852640

Mapcode National: GBR QF0.6X7

Mapcode Global: VHKD4.9WF8

Entry Name: 15, Guildhall Street

Listing Date: 12 July 1972

Last Amended: 30 October 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1363699

English Heritage Legacy ID: 466840

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

TL8564SW GUILDHALL STREET
639-1/14/367 (East side)
12/07/72 No.15
(Formerly Listed as:
GUILDHALL STREET
(East side)
No.15)
(Formerly Listed as:
GUILDHALL STREET
(East side)
No.16)

GV II

House and shop, now entirely shop premises. Early to mid C19.
White brick, painted, with a slate roof and plain eaves
soffit, on a corner site.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys; 3 window range to Churchgate Street and 1
window to Guildhall Street, all 12-pane sashes in plain
reveals. 2 shop windows to Churchgate Street in early C19
style with pilasters and cornices and a door with 6 sunk
panels and a fanlight with radiating glazing-bars in a
semicircular brick surround.
A similar shop window to the Guildhall Street front. The
splayed corner has a blank window above and a wide entrance
doorway, fanlight with radiating glazing bars and a segmental
brick surround. The building now includes the former No.16.
This has a mid-C19 brick front with a plain parapet to a
possibly C17 timber-framed core; plaintiled roof and the
remains of an end chimney-stack on the north. 2 storeys.
2 windows to the upper storey: sashes with a single vertical
glazing-bar in plain reveals. A double shopfront, formerly
with a central entrance now has the door replaced by a
narrower window. A plain fascia has ornate blind boxes
remaining.
INTERIOR: no features prior to the early C19 in No.15. Former
No.16 interior mainly gutted; roof renewed. The main beam on
the ground storey is a C20 insertion. The gable wall on the
south is the end wall of No.17 (qv), with substantial studding
exposed.
Part of a significant group in Guildhall Street and included
for group value.

Listing NGR: TL8527564016

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

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