15, Abbeygate, Bury St. Edmunds, West Suffolk, Suffolk, IP33 (Grade II)

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

About 15, Abbeygate


TL8564SW ABBEYGATE STREET 639-1/14/126 (North side) 12/07/72 No.15

Shop with storage above, formerly a house and shop, on a corner site. Late C15/early C16 front range, extended c1600. Timber-framed and rendered, jettied along the side frontage, with the joist ends of the jetty exposed; formerly also jettied along front. C20 plaintiled roofs. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and attics; front range in 2 bays and a long return front to High Baxter Street. 3 windows to Abbeygate Street, sashes with a single vertical bar to lights. Parapet and wooden modillion cornice; 2 flat-headed dormers have sash windows with vertical glazing-bars. A late C20 shop front to the ground storey. The later rear range has a row of 8 linked small-paned sash windows and 2 paired sash windows to the upper storey. INTERIOR with little visible. A dragon-beam was uncovered in the front range during restoration c1980, and on the upper storey part of the tie-beam of the central truss is exposed, with a heavy supporting brace. C19 roof trusses to rear range.

Where is 15, Abbeygate?

15, Abbeygate is located on 15, Abbeygate, in Bury St. Edmunds, West Suffolk, Suffolk, IP33.

Key Facts

Grid ReferenceTL 85388 64230
Easting, Northing585388, 264230.36084
Latitude, Longitude52.245004, 0.714063
Grade listingII (two)
English Heritage List Entry Number1021958
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