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Friends Meeting House, Norwich

Description: Friends Meeting House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 26 February 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 229700

OS Grid Reference: TG2280208656
OS Grid Coordinates: 622802, 308656
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6299, 1.2908

Location: Pottergate, Norwich, Norfolk NR2 1EW

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

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Listing Text

(west side)
26.2.54. Friends Meeting House
Quakerts Chapel. 1826 by J.T. Patience with C20 single storey south side
extension. White brick with stone detail. Red brick sides. Slate roof.
Away from street line with 2 projecting winges. Chapel:- Single storey
with balcony; 3 bays with centre bay projecting. Central double-doors
with unfluted Doric tetrastyle portico. 5 steps up. The entablature of
the portico continues across the outer bays as a stringcourse with 4
pilasters above. Large sash windows with radial glazing bars in top sash
and semi-circular arches, double-order in centre bay. Heavy cornice.
Projecting wings:- low 2 storeys. 3 bays with sash windows and door in
corner. Single-bay to street each with nlind recessed panel with semi-
circular arch. Cast iron railings, stone gate posts with simple over-
throw and central lantern.

Listing NGR: TG2280208656

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Source: English Heritage

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