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Lakenham First School, Norwich

Description: Lakenham First School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 June 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 229157

OS Grid Reference: TG2330007200
OS Grid Coordinates: 623300, 307200
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6166, 1.2972

Location: 85 Hall Road, Norwich, Norfolk NR1 2HW

Locality: Norwich
Local Authority: Norwich City Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR1 2HW

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Listing Text

(north side)
5.6.72 Lakenham First School.
(Formerly Infants' School)
- II
Hospital and School for Girls, now school. 1863 on tablet. Yellow brick;
hipped slate roof; 2 storeys; 11 first-floor windows, symmetrical. Double-leaf
panelled door in slightly projecting centre bay has fanlight with glazing bars
in recessed round-headed moulded and gauged brick arch. Round-headed ground-floor
windows have glazing bars (one missing) under gauged brick arches linked by a
moulded string course. Projecting hipped gable-fronted end wings. First floor
windows have sashes with glazing bars under flat gauged brick arches. Plain sill
band. Overhanging eaves with paired brackets. Cast iron lion masks on gutters.
3-bay wing in similar style set back to right. Tablets flanking the main door
record the history of the foundation.

Listing NGR: TG2330007200

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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