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Tower House, Norwich

Description: Tower House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 February 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 228844

OS Grid Reference: TG2380007402
OS Grid Coordinates: 623800, 307402
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6182, 1.3047

Location: 58 A147, Norwich, Norfolk NR1 2AP

Locality: Norwich
Local Authority: Norwich City Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR1 2AP

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Listing Text

(South-West side)
26.2.54 No. 58. (Tower House)
(Formerly listed as No. 58 (Tower House)
including tower at rear).
House, now office. Late C18 with additions. Red brick with rendered
plinth; hipped pantile roof; scattered chimneys. 3 storeys; 3 first-floor
windows, symwetrical. 6-panelled door and fanlight..with cinque-foiled
glazing bars in panelled reveals is flanked by 2 half-columns with triglyphs
supporting an open pediment. Windows have sashes with glazing bars, Modillion
cornice. 3-storey canted bay on garden front to left; C20 two-storey extension
to right. Originally a 2-span roof with a third C19 parallel ridge and C20
additions to rear adjoining the C17 tower (q.v.) Interior has 6-panelled doors,
staircase with turned balusters and dentilled cornices.

Listing NGR: TG2380007402

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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