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St Mary Le Tower Church House

A Grade II Listed Building in Ipswich, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0585 / 52°3'30"N

Longitude: 1.1559 / 1°9'21"E

OS Eastings: 616447

OS Northings: 244708

OS Grid: TM164447

Mapcode National: GBR TMP.YWW

Mapcode Global: VHLBS.ZJFB

Entry Name: St Mary Le Tower Church House

Listing Date: 4 August 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1374809

English Heritage Legacy ID: 275543

Location: Ipswich, Suffolk, IP1

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

St Mary Le Tower Church House
TM1644 NW 1/149


An L shaped timber-framed and plastered building, probably of C16 or C17
origin, with mainly C18 features. 2 storeys and attics. 3 window range
on Oak Lane and 4 window range on Tower Church yard, double-hung sashes
with glazing bars, in flush cased frames. The centre part breaks forward
slightly and rises above the eaves line with a pedimented dormer with side
scrolls and a 3-light window. A central doorway with a 6-panel door with
the upper panels glazed has an open pediment on enriched console brackets
and an architrave ornamented with egg and dant moulding. The Churchyard
frontage has a 3-light oriel bay window on the first storey, above a C2O
doorway. Roof tiled, with a modillion eaves cornice on both fronts.

St Mary Le Tower Church House forms a group with the Church, No 7 (Pykenham)
and the garden wall to no 9 Northgate Street.

Listing NGR: TM1644744708

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

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