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Bishop Salmon's Porch, Norwich

Description: Bishop Salmon's Porch

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 26 February 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 228916

OS Grid Reference: TG2350109018
OS Grid Coordinates: 623501, 309018
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6329, 1.3014

Location: 6 St Martin-at-Palace Plain, Norwich, Norfolk NR1 4DH

Locality: Norwich
Local Authority: Norwich City Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR1 4DH

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This building is also a scheduled monument.

Listing Text

TG 2309 SE
26.2.54 Bishop Salmon's Porch
Porch to former Hall. Early C14. Stone. 2 storeys, the top storey partly
ruinous. 2 open bays. East facade:- 2 centre arch having 2 orders of
grouped mouldings and damaged attached shafts with foliated capitals.
Flanking statue niches. 2-light window above arch with side blind arches.
Steep arches north and south openings with 2 orders of grouped mouldings
on attached shafts with foliated capitals. Ogee-headed niche to left and
right of west doorway. Tierceron vaulting with carved bosses. Remains of
heavy blind arcading over west archway. Scheduled as an Ancient Monument.

Listing NGR: TG2350109018

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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