This browser is not fully supported by Historic England. Please update your browser to the latest version so that you get the best from our website.

17, WESTGATE STREET

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: 17, WESTGATE STREET

List entry Number: 1142304

Location

17, 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: 07-Aug-1952

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

Legacy System Information

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

Legacy System: LBS

UID: 467668

Asset Groupings

This list entry does not comprise part of an Asset Grouping. Asset Groupings are not part of the official record but are added later for information.

List entry Description

Summary of Building

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Reasons for Designation

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

History

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Details

BURY ST EDMUNDS

TL8563NW WESTGATE STREET 639-1/15/669 (South side) 07/08/52 No.17

GV II

House. C18 with early C19 additions. Red brick, with a plain parapet and wood modillion cornice; plaintiled roofs in 2 ranges, parallel to the street. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, attics and cellars. 5 window range: 12-pane sashes in flush cased frames, all C20 replacements. 3 flat-headed dormers with 6-pane sash windows. A central 6-panel door and a doorcase with panelled reveals and pilasters; an open pediment with Greek key ornament to the soffit, Greek fret dentils and moulded and enriched console brackets. 4 segmental-headed cellar openings are screened by ornamental iron railings. A single storey C19 red brick extension to the east side of the front has a parapet, wood modillion eaves cornice, plaintiled roof and two 3-light tripartite small-paned sash windows. An extension to part of the rear has sash windows with slatted shutters. INTERIOR: C19 brick-lined cellar with wine bins. Entrance hall, with the remains of limestone flags with black dots, has a fine original dog-leg stair with vase-on-reel balusters. Internal window shutters with raised fielded panels; dado rails. Several good fireplaces: to the left of the entry with eared architrave and dentils, to the right of the entry and in one rear room with ornate eared architraves. A moulded marble surround may also be C18.





Listing NGR: TL8538663764

Selected Sources

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details

National Grid Reference: TL 85386 63764

Map

Map
© Crown Copyright and database right 2018. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2018. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1142304 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 22-Aug-2018 at 04:36:24.

End of official listing