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6, 9 and 10, Ninham's Court, Norwich

Description: 6, 9 and 10, Ninham's Court

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 5 June 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 229354

OS Grid Reference: TG2259108522
OS Grid Coordinates: 622591, 308522
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6288, 1.2876

Location: Bethel Street, Norwich, Norfolk NR2 1NX

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

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Listing Text

(off Bethel Street)
Nos 6 & 9 & 10 (sic)
5.6.72. (formerly listed under
Bethel Street)
- II*
House(s) later 4, now 2. C15 undercroft, C16(?), C17 with later altera-
tions and C19, restoration. Painted flint rubble with brick dressings,
part-rendered; pantile roof; brick chimneys. L - plan. 2 storeys and
attic; 3-window range. C19 ribbed and studded door with 4-centred head
in brick porch toright; 3 other C19 doors. Windows are mostly 2 or 3-
light mullioned and transomed casements with leaded lights and some gale
green glass. Early C18 sash window with thick glazing bars on ground
floor of No. 9; traces of earlier window dressings on first floor. 3
large gables each with a casement window. Projecting wing to right
No. 6 has 7 and 8 light ovolo mullioned windows on ground and first
floor under tile hung gable with 3-light casement, its cill on 3 carved
consoles. Elaborately carved bargeboards, probably C19. Similar 6 and
8-light windows on the left side of this wing. Undercroft beneath No. 6:
Brick. Complex 3-bay L-shaped plan. Idiosyncratic cross-ribbing in the
2 north/south bays allowing for entrances and openings. Original entrance
in the north-east corner of the south bay and side chamber on the west
side. The east bay has diagonal ribs with additional cross-ribs. Interior
of No. 10 has moulded ceiling beams and newel stair. Grade II* because of
undercroft which forms part of an important group within the City Walls.

Listing NGR: TG2259108522

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Source: English Heritage

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