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Norfolk and Norwich Hospital (Administrative Block and Main Hall), Norwich

Description: Norfolk and Norwich Hospital (Administrative Block and Main Hall)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 June 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 229594

OS Grid Reference: TG2259907830
OS Grid Coordinates: 622599, 307830
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6226, 1.2873

Location: A11, Norwich, Norfolk NR1 3RA

Locality: Norwich
Local Authority: Norwich City Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR1 3RA

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Listing Text

(north-west side)
5.6.72 Norfolk & Norwich Hospital
(Administrative Block and Main Hall)
- II
Hospital. 1859 by E. Boardman with Thomas Henry Wyatt as consultant.
Red brick with ashlar dressings; plain tiled roof; 2 ridge brick clustered
chimneys and others to rear. Queen Anne Revival style. 2 storeys and attic;
13 first-floor windows, symmetrical. Central porte-cochere has balustraded
stone parapet with central scrolled cartouche bearing Royal Coat of Arms
and Doric pilasters with alternate brick and stone bands. Main facade has
slightly projecting end wings with 3 windows in each. First-floor bays are
defined by pilasters. Moulded brick string course; stone band above first-
floor windows; and moulded cornice under parapet broken by 2 attic windows
with stone pediments and 3-shaped gables each with one window, stone dressings
and ball finials. Segmental headed windows have glazing bars in the top sash
only,large panes below and gauged brick arches with key blocks. Central clock
tower has base comprising alternate bands of stone and brick, with pediments
over the clock face and surmounted by a cupola on six columns. Octagonal
tower of 2 storeys to rear.

Listing NGR: TG2259907830

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Source: English Heritage

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