History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Royal British Legion Club

A Grade II Listed Building in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

More Photos »
Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2419 / 52°14'30"N

Longitude: 0.7121 / 0°42'43"E

OS Eastings: 585267

OS Northings: 263873

OS Grid: TL852638

Mapcode National: GBR QF0.DVH

Mapcode Global: VHKD4.9XB8

Entry Name: Royal British Legion Club

Listing Date: 12 July 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1363743

English Heritage Legacy ID: 466861

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

Find accommodation in
Bury Saint Edmunds

Listing Text


BURY ST EDMUNDS

TL8563NW GUILDHALL STREET
639-1/15/388 (West side)
12/07/72 Nos.64 AND 65
Royal British Legion Club

GV II

A pair of buildings, now linked into a complex group. C16 &
C17 core, with C20 alterations. Timber-framed and rendered;
part plaintiled, part pantiled roofs. No.64 has a front range
of one storey and attics, set gable-on to the street with
fluted bargeboards. A lean-to addition along the south side
and a single-storey C19 brick extension beyond it, part now
containing the entry to No.63 (qv), which adjoins on the
south. A 2-storey rear range is parallel to the street. No.65
is also set gable-on to the street:
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, attic and cellar and a single-storey
lean-to along the north side. Matching pierced and fluted
bargeboards to the main roof and the lean-to. Extensive C20
rear extensions. The 2 gabled ranges are linked along the
street frontage by a single-storey section with a pitched
plaintiled roof. The windows, irregularly spaced across the
front, are all in the same style: 2-light early C20 casements
with transoms, square leaded panes and wood hood-moulds over.
INTERIOR: an extensive cellar below No.65 has partly flint,
brick and stone walling and a heavy main beam with joists on
edge; rear extensions to the cellars in the C19 are in brick,
but one old brick and flint wall runs east-west. Modernising
of the interior has left no original features exposed; main
beams boxed in.
The front range of No.64 has only cambered tie-beams exposed.
A rear range,not inspected, parallel to the street, is part of
this complex but is not accessible from the front of the
building, and may well be of interest.


Listing NGR: TL8526763873

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

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.