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St Peter Hungate Museum, Norwich

Description: St Peter Hungate Museum

Grade: I
Date Listed: 26 February 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 229415

OS Grid Reference: TG2321008803
OS Grid Coordinates: 623210, 308803
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6311, 1.2969

Location: 12 Princes Street, Norwich, Norfolk NR3 1BB

Locality: Norwich
Local Authority: Norwich City Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR3 1BB

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Listing Text

(north side)
26.2.54. St. Peter Hungate Museum.
Former parish church now museum. 1460 incised in north buttress. Flint
with stone and brick dressings. C13. Chancel partly brick. Lead roofs.
Pintiles on chancel. West tower. Nave and chancel. North and south
transepts and south porch. Unbuttressed 2-stage tower with 3-light Per-
pendicular west window with 2-centre arch. Rectangular sound holes.
Pyramidal roof. 3-bay nave. 2-storey porch. Single bay transepts with
diagonal buttresses. 4-light Perpendicular windows throughout nave and
transepts with 4-centre arches. 2 bay chancel re-built in 1602 re-using
north and south windows. Hammerbeam roof. At the crossing the trusses
are set diagonally so as to intersect.

Listing NGR: TG2321008803

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Source: English Heritage

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