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Town Close Preparatory School, Norwich

Description: Town Close Preparatory School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 June 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 229166

OS Grid Reference: TG2238007351
OS Grid Coordinates: 622380, 307351
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6184, 1.2837

Location: A146, Norwich, Norfolk NR2 2LR

Locality: Norwich
Local Authority: Norwich City Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR2 2LR

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Listing Text

(north-west side)
5.6.72. No. 14. (Town Close
Preparatory School).
- II
House, now school. Probably early C18, remodelled in early C19 and with
extensive later additions. Red brick; hipped pantile roof; 5 brick chimneys.
2 storeys; 6 first-floor windows. Rusticated brick quoins and central pilaster.
6-panelled door to right of centre has overlight with circular glazing bars
in panelled reveals flanked by pilasters with a dentilled hood supported on
2 fluted Doric columns. Windows have sashes with glazing bars under rusti-
cated lintels. Pentangular 2-storey bay to left. Later extension to right
has a bow-fronted bay. Modillion cornice.

Listing NGR: TG2238007351

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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