12 and 13, Abbeygate, Bury St. Edmunds, West Suffolk, Suffolk, IP33 (Grade II)

12 and 13, Abbeygate is a grade two (II) listed building in Bury St. Edmunds, West Suffolk, Suffolk, IP33. It was first listed in 1972.

About 12 and 13, Abbeygate


TL8564SW ABBEYGATE STREET 639-1/14/124 (North side) 12/07/72 Nos.12 AND 13

Shop with 2 flats above. Mid C19. White brick; slate roof with parapet and moulded brick cornice. EXTERIOR: 4 storeys and cellar. 4 window range, sashes with clear glass in plain deep reveals with gauged brick segmental arches, moulded stone keystones and sills on stub brackets. In the centre of the first storey a moulded console bracket carries a stone pestle and mortar, indicating that this was for many years a chemist’s shop. A dentil frieze and cornice to the shop front. At the east end, a recessed door with ornate panels in Jacobean style and a semicircular roll-moulded surround gives access to the upper storeys. INTERIOR: the cellar is mainly lined in C19 brick with reused timber beams in the ceiling, but the party wall on the east is principally of limestone blocks, laid in random fashion.

Where is 12 and 13, Abbeygate?

12 and 13, Abbeygate is located on 12 and 13, Abbeygate, in Bury St. Edmunds, West Suffolk, Suffolk, IP33.

Key Facts

Grid ReferenceTL 85375 64208
Easting, Northing585375, 264208.36084
Latitude, Longitude52.244811, 0.71386
Grade listingII (two)
English Heritage List Entry Number1021956
Spotted something that’s incorrect?