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GREENE KING MAIN BREWHOUSE BREWERY YARD

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.

Name: GREENE KING MAIN BREWHOUSE BREWERY YARD

List entry Number: 1142282

Location

GREENE KING MAIN BREWHOUSE BREWERY YARD, WESTGATE STREET

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: 30-Oct-1997

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 467713

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

BURY ST EDMUNDS

TL8563NE WESTGATE STREET 639-1/11/686 (North side) Greene King Main Brewhouse: Brewery Yard

GV II

Brewhouse: the main brewhouse of the Greene King complex. Opened January 1939. In red brick with stone dressings; flat roof with parapet. Art Deco style. EXTERIOR: 6 storeys. Banded brick rustication to the ground storey topped by a heavy stone band. 4 rectangular windows in deep reveals to the ground storey. The upper front has a range of 5 windows rising the whole height of the building, arranged 1: 3: 1 with the centre breaking forward slightly: the 2 outer narrow and rectangular, in plain reveals, the 3 central semicircular headed, set into double-arched reveals. Small-paned cast-iron louvred window frames throughout. The main block of the building rises one storey higher than the front with a row of rectangular windows in shallow reveals. The double 6-panelled central entrance doors, up steps, are recessed in a heavy rectangular stone doorcase. INTERIOR: retains most of the original brewing machinery. On the upper storeys heavy supporting ironwork by Robert Boby & Sons of Bury St Edmunds. One of the very few brewhouses built during the interwar period and an impressive design. (Wilson RG: Greene King: A Business and Family History: Bury St Edmunds: 1983-: 196-198).







Listing NGR: TL8563463786

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Wilson, R G, Greene King A Business and Family History, (1983), 196-198

National Grid Reference: TL 85634 63786

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