Description: Railway Cottages
Date Listed: 1 April 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 229126
OS Grid Reference: TG2441407972
OS Grid Coordinates: 624414, 307972
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6231, 1.3141
TG 2407 NW HARDY ROAD
1.4.82 Railway Cottages: Nos. 1 to 5
Terrace of 5 former railways workers' cottages. Mid. C19 (1847) by
Grissell & Peto, builders/architects to the Norfolk Railway Company.
Red brick with yellow brick details. slate roof; 3 brick ridge chimneys.
Single-storey and attic. 10-window range; end units set forward. Panelled
doors in centre of each unit have projecting porches with 4-centred heads
and pediments, flanked by casement windows. Plain brick string course.
Gabled half-dormers (many re-built) . This range forms part of a unique
group of planned workers dwellings in Norwich City, arranged around a
roughly triangular common drying yard paved with flint and cobbles.
(qv 63-69, Cozens Road, 31/264)
Listing NGR: TG2441407972
Source: English Heritage
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