Numbers 37, 38 and 39 and Attached Walls, Bury St. Edmunds, West Suffolk, Suffolk, IP33 (Grade II)

Numbers 37, 38 and 39 and Attached Walls is a grade two (II) listed building in Bury St. Edmunds, West Suffolk, Suffolk, IP33. It was first listed in 1997.

About Numbers 37, 38 and 39 and Attached Walls

BURY ST EDMUNDS



TL8464SE KING’S ROAD 639-1/6/462 (South side) Nos.37, 38 AND 39 and attached walls



A terrace of 3 houses, formerly part of the barracks of the West Suffolk Militia Regiment. 1857/8. By RM Phipson in partnership with G Morgan. In dark red brick with blue headers and lighter red brick dressings. Hipped slate roof with a wide eaves soffit. Elizabethan style, and in similar, but plainer, style to Nos 28 to 33 King’s Road (qv). EXTERIOR: 2 storeys; 15 window range, arranged 3:2:3:2:2:3, all single-light casements with horizontal glazing-bars in slightly pointed brick surrounds with stone sills. High internal sawtooth chimney-stacks each have a row of tall terracotta pots. Rear has 3 paired ground and first-floor windows to each house. INTERIOR: not inspected. Low red brick boundary walls along the frontage have stone copings and higher dividing pillars with conical stone caps. HISTORY: the 1853 Militia Act required each county to provide NCO accommodation and a secure store for arms. These houses may be the former. An unusual design, which forms part of a group with the adjoining Nos 28-33 (qv). (Harrods Directory of Suffolk 1864: Ipswich: 1864-: 158; Brown C, Haward B & Kindred B: Dictionary of Architects of Suffolk Buildings 1800-1914: Ipswich: 1991-: 158).


Where is Numbers 37, 38 and 39 and Attached Walls?

Numbers 37, 38 and 39 and Attached Walls is located on 37, 38 and 39, Kings Road, in Bury St. Edmunds, West Suffolk, Suffolk, IP33.


Key Facts

Grid ReferenceTL 84856 64136
Easting, Northing584856, 264136.36084
Latitude, Longitude52.244339, 0.706228
Grade listingII (two)
English Heritage List Entry Number1022574
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