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2, the Close, Norwich

Description: 2, the Close

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 26 February 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 228924

OS Grid Reference: TG2340708736
OS Grid Coordinates: 623407, 308736
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6304, 1.2998

Location: Queen Street, Norwich, Norfolk NR1 4DJ

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

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Listing Text

26.2.54 No.2.
Former house now office. Mid C18 with small rear range C1702.
Red brick and pantile roof. 3 storeys plus semi-basement. 7 bays.
Central doorway with rusticated round-headed architrave and keystone.
2 Renaissance Ionic columns supporting a segmental pediment. 9
steps to street with wrought iron railings and simple overthrow with
lamp. 2-light casement windows with 3-centre arches to basement.
Sash windows throughout with glazing bars and flat rubbed brick arches.
Flat string course above ground floor. Parapet with modillion cornice.
Staircase with turned balusters, front left-hand room panelled.
Left-side extension:- 2 storeys plus semi-basement. 2 bays. Red brick.
Blind ground floor windows. 2-light casements at first floor.
Brick modillion cornice below parapet.

Listing NGR: TG2340708736

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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