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Church of St George, Norwich

Description: Church of St George

Grade: I
Date Listed: 26 February 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 229000

OS Grid Reference: TG2317909044
OS Grid Coordinates: 623179, 309044
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6332, 1.2966

Location: 4 Fye Bridge Street, Norwich, Norfolk NR3 1DD

Locality: Norwich
Local Authority: Norwich City Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR3 1DD

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Listing Text

(south side)
26.2.54 Church of St George
Former parish church, now redundant and used as a private chapel. C15 and C16.
Flint with stone and brick dressings. Slate roofs. West tower. Nave and chancel.
C19 vestry north of chancel. Slender 3-stage tower C1450 with diagonal buttresses
and stair turret on north-east corner. 3-light perpendicular west window. Square
traceried sound-holes and 2-light belfry windows with 4-centre arches. Clockface
on east. Crenellated parapet with flushwork and shields. 3-bay nave rebuilt
C1550 with 3-light perpendicular windows. The cill of the west windows is raised
to accommodate the north and south doors. 2-bay chancel with 3-light perpendicular
windows with 4-centre arches. East window with reticulated tracery. Arch-braced
roof with the lower brace springing from nail-posts. Wall-braces springing from
the wall-posts and framing the recessed window panels.

Listing NGR: TG2317909044

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Source: English Heritage

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