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24, Fore Street

A Grade II* Listed Building in Ipswich, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0544 / 52°3'15"N

Longitude: 1.1592 / 1°9'33"E

OS Eastings: 616692

OS Northings: 244266

OS Grid: TM166442

Mapcode National: GBR TMW.5W8

Mapcode Global: VHLBT.1MNG

Entry Name: 24, Fore Street

Listing Date: 19 December 1951

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1374792

English Heritage Legacy ID: 275456

Location: Ipswich, Suffolk, IP4

County: Suffolk

District: Ipswich

Town: Ipswich

Electoral Ward/Division: Alexandra

Built-Up Area: Ipswich

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Ipswich St Mary-le-Tower

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

(West Side)

No 24
TM 1644 SE 4/57 19.12.51


A good C17 timber-framed and plastered building with the front in the same
style as the Ancient House in Butter Market, but much more modest. 2 storeys,
attics and cellars. The attic storey has 3 large jettied gables and is lit
by mullioned and transomed windows in the gables, with lattice leaded lights
and a semi-circular arch in the centre light. The first storey is jettied
on the whole front with panelled pargetting and 3 rounded bay windows projecting
above the ground storey, mullioned and transomed with glazing bars and semi-circular
arch in the centre light on the south end window. The ground storey is
faced in C18 brick, now painted. 3 double-hung sash windows with glazing
bars, in plain reveals have boarded shutters. There is a 6-panel door with
a plain rectangular fanlight and a C20 shop window now part of the adjoining
shop. No 25 to 28 (qv). Roof tiled.

Nos 24 to 28 (even) form a group with Nos 31 to 43 (odd).

Listing NGR: TM1669244266

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

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