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76, Guildhall Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.243 / 52°14'34"N

Longitude: 0.712 / 0°42'43"E

OS Eastings: 585252

OS Northings: 264001

OS Grid: TL852640

Mapcode National: GBR QF0.6V3

Mapcode Global: VHKD4.9W7D

Entry Name: 76, Guildhall Street

Listing Date: 12 July 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1363712

English Heritage Legacy ID: 466871

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
639-1/14/398 (West side)
12/07/72 No.76

GV II

House. Early C19. Timber-framed and stuccoed; slate roof with
a plain wood eaves soffit.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and cellar. 3 window range: 12-pane sashes
in moulded flush cased frames except the central upper window,
which is blocked. A 6-panel door up 3 steps is set back in a
semicircular-headed arched doorway. Plain reveals, moulded
door surround with Greek key ornament to architrave and a
large rectangular fanlight divided by glazing bars into 6
panes.
A long 2-storey rear range on the north is roughcast rendered
over timber framing on the ground storey with C19 red brick
above; part of this is divided off as a separate house, No.76A
(qv).
INTERIOR: extensive cellars, brick lined with vaulted ceilings
below front. At the rear a long very rough brick-vaulted range
with chalk walling extends below the whole length of the back
garden and has an open well at the far end. Most rooms of the
main range have moulded and decorated plaster cornices.
Internal window shutters have sunk panels. Stair with stick
balusters, ramped handrail and bracketed open strings. A
single storey red brick rear extension on the south-west has a
segmental curve to its walling with large 12-pane sash
windows. 3 bays of the north range are partly within No.76:
chamfered main beams have run-off stops.

Listing NGR: TL8525063996

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

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