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Latitude: 52.2429 / 52°14'34"N
Longitude: 0.712 / 0°42'43"E
OS Eastings: 585254
OS Northings: 263984
OS Grid: TL852639
Mapcode National: GBR QF0.6V4
Mapcode Global: VHKD4.9W7H
Plus Code: 9F426PV6+4Q
Entry Name: Portland House
Listing Date: 7 August 1952
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1363710
English Heritage Legacy ID: 466869
Location: Bury St. Edmunds, West Suffolk, Suffolk, IP33
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
BURY ST EDMUNDS
TL8563NW GUILDHALL STREET
639-1/15/396 (West side)
House, now divided into flats. Early to mid C18.
Timber-framed, fronted in red brick; plaintiled roof with a
wood modillion eaves cornice.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, attics and cellar. 5 window range,
arranged 2:1:2 with the centre breaking forward slightly: all
12-pane sashes in flush cased frames with flat gauged arches.
A raised brick band between the storeys and another
immediately below the cornice. 3 hipped dormers have
small-paned casement windows. The recessed central 6-panel
door is set in a Gibbs surround with rusticated architraves,
cornice and pediment.
INTERIOR: not inspected, but said to have been completely
modernised, with all historic features concealed or removed.
(BOE: Pevsner N: Radcliffe E: Suffolk: London: 1974-: 151).
Listing NGR: TL8525463984
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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