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Anglia House, Norwich

Description: Anglia House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 June 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 228742

OS Grid Reference: TG2332008565
OS Grid Coordinates: 623320, 308565
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6289, 1.2984

Location: 40 Crown Road, Norwich, Norfolk NR1 3JG

Locality: Norwich
Local Authority: Norwich City Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR1 3JG

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Listing Text

(South side)
5.6.72 Anglia House (formerly listed as
Agricultural Hall)
- II
Former Agricultural Hall, now television studios and offices, 1882 by J.B. Pearse.
Red brick with stucco detail. Two storeys plus semi-basement. 9 bays, centre 3
projecting. Central door with 5 steps up blocked by C20 glazing. Recessed casement
windows at ground floor. All ground floor openings have rusticated semi-circular
arches with key-stones in the shape of a man's head: fleur-de-lys above doorway.
Casement windows at first floor with raised and moulded surround with flat hood and
aprons: segmental arches above 3 central windows. Circular windows above first floor
windows with scrolled surrounds. 4 fluted pilasters flanking the central bays and
supporting pediment with ornate swags and Norwich arms and paired end pilasters.
Dentil stringcourse between floors. Balustraded parapet.

Listing NGR: TG2332008565

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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