3A And 3B The Traverse / 3 The Traverse

17 Oct 2003
3A And 3B The Traverse, Bury St Edmunds, St Edmundsbury, Suffolk, IP33 1BJ
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3 The Traverse, Bury St Edmunds, St Edmundsbury, Suffolk, IP33 1BJ
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.


TL8564SW THE TRAVERSE 639-1/14/632 Nos.3A AND 3B 12/07/72 (Formerly Listed as: THE TRAVERSE (East side) No.3)


House, now divided into 2 shops on the ground storey with storage above. C16, with C18 alterations. Timber-framed and rendered; plaintiled mansard roofs; a modillion eaves cornice to the main front. EXTERIOR: 3 storeys. 3 windows to the 1st storey and 2 to the 2nd storey, all sashes without glazing-bars in flush cased frames. The rear elevation to Skinner Street has the mansard roof jettied out above the 2nd storey and indications of a former jetty to the 1st storey also. Roughcast to both storeys; rendered in the apex of the gable. Sash windows, partly small-paned. INTERIOR: the cellar runs below both halves of the front. Heavy C16 cross-beams, chamfered, supported by timber posts at front and rear. Substantial joists set on edge. Brick walling, the bricks of various dates and 2 short vaulted sections running below the street. Few timbers exposed inside, none within the shops. The mansard roofs are a C18 addition.

Listing NGR: TL8527664309


This is part of the Series: IOE01/1956 IOE Records taken by Richard Storey; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Richard Storey. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Storey, Richard

Rights Holder: Storey, Richard


Render, Roughcast, Tile, Timber, Medieval Jettied House, Tudor Monument <By Form>, Elizabethan Jettied Building, Timber Framed Building, Timber Framed House, House, Domestic, Dwelling, Shop, Commercial, Storehouse, Unassigned, Building