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52 and 53, Guildhall Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.2411 / 52°14'28"N

Longitude: 0.7123 / 0°42'44"E

OS Eastings: 585283

OS Northings: 263794

OS Grid: TL852637

Mapcode National: GBR QF0.DWV

Mapcode Global: VHKD4.9XFT

Plus Code: 9F426PR6+FW

Entry Name: 52 and 53, Guildhall Street

Listing Date: 12 July 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1363735

English Heritage Legacy ID: 466853

Location: Bury St. Edmunds, West Suffolk, Suffolk, IP33

County: Suffolk

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


639-1/15/380 (West side)
12/07/72 Nos.52 AND 53


A pair of houses, possibly originally one house. C18.
Timber-framed and roughcast with plaintiled roofs and a plain
eaves soffit.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, attics and cellars. 2 window range: all
sashes in flush cased frames, with a single vertical glazing
bar to No.52 and without glazing bars to No.53. 2
segmental-headed lead covered dormers have 2-light C20
casement windows. 2 matching doorcases have 6-panel doors with
sunk panels; No.52 has the top 2 panels glazed. 2 matching
gabled wings at the back with double roman tiles.
INTERIOR: No.52 not inspected. No.53 has a front room with a
small chamfer to the main beam and curved stops. A
chimney-stack links with the rear wing and has a winder stair
beside it. On the 1st storey wall and ceiling timbers are all
exposed: primary braces and bisected studs, some reused
timbers, small joists set on edge. In the north wall of the
attic the rafter line of the adjoining house (No.54 qv) is

Listing NGR: TL8528363794

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

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