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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1031117



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Suffolk

District: St. Edmundsbury

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Bury St. Edmunds

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 12-Jul-1972

Date of most recent amendment: 30-Oct-1997

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 466663

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TL8563NE BRIDEWELL LANE 639-1/11/203 (West side) 12/07/72 No.14 The Blackbirds (Formerly Listed as: BRIDEWELL LANE (West side) No.14 The Blackbirds Public House)


House, formerly public house. Early C18. Timber-framed and rendered; roughcast to north gable wall. Mansard roof: dark plaintiles alternating with bands of fishscale tiles; decorated ridge. 2 internal chimney-stacks with tall plain red brick shafts. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, cellars and attics. 2 window range: sashes in flush cased frames with a single vertical bar to lights. 2 flat-headed lead-covered dormers with 2-light 4-pane casement windows. 2 flat-headed canted bays to the ground storey have sash windows with a single vertical bar and diminished side lights. Central entrance up steps: doorcase with reeded pilasters and plain architrave; 4-panelled door with 2 leaves. Later extensions at rear. INTERIOR: very small chamfered main beams exposed on the ground storey, and some widely-spaced framing visible on south side wall. In the upper rear wall 2 original 2-light casement windows with square leading and ornate catches. Plastered attics.

Listing NGR: TL8553463933

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National Grid Reference: TL 85534 63933


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