THE GAINSBOROUGH CINEMA

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1052001
Date first listed:
27-Nov-1973
Statutory Address:
THE GAINSBOROUGH CINEMA, EAST STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
THE GAINSBOROUGH CINEMA, EAST STREET

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

County:
Suffolk
District:
Babergh (District Authority)
Parish:
Sudbury
National Grid Reference:
TL 87512 41436

Details

EAST STREET 1. 1692 The Gainsborough Cinema

II

2. 1913. 2 storeys, stucco. Wide ground floor entrance with entablature over plain piers. Outer pilasters with ornamental heads ending below similar pilasters reaching up to small cornice with balustrade section adjacent. One window adjacent. Next to this is a matching pilaster, its head at a greater height supporting a parapet with segmental top with round window and swags. Over the entrance is a 3 light sash window with pilasters and entablature. Interior said to be of original date. Listed as an early example of a purpose built cinema.

Listing NGR: TL8751241436

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
361659
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 13 Jan 2002
Reference: IOE01/05224/02
Rights: Copyright IoE David Guthrie. Source Historic England Archive
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