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The Old House, Norwich

Description: The Old House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 May 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 228909

OS Grid Reference: TG2035005945
OS Grid Coordinates: 620350, 305945
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6066, 1.2528

Location: St Andrews Dr, Norwich, Norfolk NR4 6NW

Locality: Norwich
Local Authority: Norwich City Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR4 6NW

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Listing Text

(south-west side)
26.5.54 The Old House
- II
House, now school. Early C19. Red brick with some rendered details,
hipped pantile roof. 3 storeys; 5-first-floor windows. 6-panelled
(2 glazed) door in panelled reveals has moulded and rusticated
architrave with keyblock under an open pediment on consoles. Sash
windows have glazing bars with rusticated lintels on ground and
first floor. Moulded eaves cornice. Later red-brick extensions to
right and left, and several additions to rear. Interior of main range
has doors with 6 raised and fielded panels; cut-string stair with
turned bannisters and dado rails. No obvious details, dateable to c.1689
when the house was described as 'de novo aedificta. N. Pevsner,
Buildings of England: North-East Norfolk and Norwich, Harmondsworth 1962, 289.

Listing NGR: TG2035005945

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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