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Old Post Office Yard Behind Number 19 to Right of Carriage Arch, Norwich

Description: Old Post Office Yard Behind Number 19 to Right of Carriage Arch

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 15 October 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 228767

OS Grid Reference: TG2307308670
OS Grid Coordinates: 623073, 308670
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6299, 1.2948

Location: Bedford Street, Norwich, Norfolk NR2 1AL

Locality: Norwich
Local Authority: Norwich City Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR2 1AL

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There is also a scheduled monument, 19-21 Bedford Street, medieval undercroft, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.

Listing Text

(north side)
15.10.70 Old Post Office Yard
Behind No. 19 to right
of carriage arch.(Formerly
listed with 19-21 Bedford Street.)
- II*
Former house now restaurant. C15, partly rebuilt C20. Rendered flint
rubble. Pantile roof. At right-angles to and away from street line.
2 storeys plus undercroft. One off-centre door with reeded pilasters
and decorated frieze. End and central C20 doors. Panelled door at
extreme right with simple reveal. Scissor-brace roof re-built in C20.
One heavy cambered tie at the south end with mortices for wall bracing.
Undercroft:- Brick ribs and webbing. 4 bays with central stone column
having moulded base and capital. Each bay has double-order diagonal ribs
and wall arches. Blocked entrance on east side. Lighting niches with
moulded brick-on-edge heads. The undercroft is scheduled as an Ancient

Listing NGR: TG2307308670

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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