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St Ethelbert's Gate, Norwich

Description: St Ethelbert's Gate

Grade: I
Date Listed: 26 February 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 228922

OS Grid Reference: TG2340008762
OS Grid Coordinates: 623400, 308762
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6306, 1.2997

Location: Queen Street, Norwich NR1 4DH

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

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There is also a scheduled monument, St Ethelbert Gate, 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

26.2.54 St. Ethelbert's Gate
Gateway with former Chapel above, now used as classroom. Circa 1316,
with early C19 restorations by W. Wilkins and C20.
Flint and ashlar. 2 storeys. Small door on left-side to clockwise
spiral stair. 2-centre moulded arch on attached columns with C20
George and Dragon spandrels. Blind niches to the left and right of
the arch with foliated triangular over-arches. Quatrefoil first
floor string-band. Restored statue and window niches at first floor
with foliated pointed over-arches. Decorated cornice. Parapet with
circular flushwork and central pediment. 2 bays of Lierne-vaulting
inside springing from tripartite shafts. Scheduled as an Ancient

Listing NGR: TG2340008762

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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