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7, Princes Street, Norwich

Description: 7, Princes Street

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 26 February 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 229426

OS Grid Reference: TG2317908766
OS Grid Coordinates: 623179, 308766
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6307, 1.2964

Location: 9 Princes Street, Norwich, Norfolk NR3 1AZ

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

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Listing Text

(south side)
26.2.54. No. 7
Former use unknown, now offices with C15 undercrofts. offices:- Early C19.
Red brick, plinth and pantile roof. 3 storeys plus semi-basement. 2 bays.
The right-hand bay contains the door having C20 glazing and a semi-circular
fanlight with Adam tracery. Panelled pilasters with scrolls supporting an
open pediment. Sash windows with glazing bars, rubbed brick flat arches and
moulded timber surrounds. Moulded box cornice. Undercrofts:- Brick. 2
undercrofts with pointed barrel-vault profile parallel to the street line and
having curious relationship with each other and the adjoining undercroft
beneath No. 9 Redwell Street. The east undercroft is partly destroyed by C19
walls. The west undercroft has blocked door openings in the south and west
walls and a lighting niche. The building is graded II* because of the under-
crofts which form part of an important group within the City Walls.

Listing NGR: TG2317908766

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Source: English Heritage

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