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57, London Street, Norwich

Description: 57, London Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 229230

OS Grid Reference: TG2315508671
OS Grid Coordinates: 623155, 308671
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6299, 1.2960

Location: London Street, Norwich, Norfolk NR2 1HL

Locality: Norwich
Local Authority: Norwich City Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR2 1HL

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Listing Text

(north side)
- No. 57
- II
Office built for Eastern Daily Press Newspapers. 1900 by E. Boardman.
Ashlar with granite plinth; slate roof. 3 storeys and attic; 5 first-
floor windows. Round-headed ground-floor arcade of 5 bays with panelled
double-leaf doors in centre and to 6 ft, both under fanlights with elaborate
wrought iron grilles. Passage arch to right. Moulded cornice. 3 square-
fronted bays on first and second floors. Mullioned and transomed windows
flanked by pilasters. Moulded eaves cornice. Two 2-light dormers. Hipped
roofs with spike finials to dormers and bays. Stone end chimneys and gable
parapets on kneelers. Date panels 1844 (left) and 1900 (right); date 1960
added to original blind central panel at time of restoration.

Listing NGR: TG2315508671

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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