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Wright's Court, Norwich

Description: Wright's Court

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 June 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 229748

OS Grid Reference: TG2323808886
OS Grid Coordinates: 623238, 308886
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6318, 1.2974

Location: Elm Hill, Norwich, Norfolk NR3 1HG

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

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Listing Text

16/964 (off Elm Hill)
Nos 1-3 (inclusive)
5.6.72 and 3a
House(s), now shops. C16, remodelled C19 and later. Brick part-painted with
rendered plinth, some rendering and 2nd storey of No 3a has exposed timber
framing with red-brick infill; pantile roof. L-plan adjoining rear of No 43 Elm
Hill (q.v.), probably part of an earlier courtyard house. Main range (Nos 1-2):
3 storeys and cellar. Scattered fenestration. 2 mullioned and transomed ground
floor windows with leaded lights (one with iron casement) flanked by 2 doors;
No 1 half glazed; No 2 ribbed with iron studs and in moulded doorcase. Leaded
casement to left. Mullioned casements under segmental brick arches include 2
C20 replacements on first floor or No 1. Range parallel to Elm Hill (Nos 3 and
3a). Wooden doorcase with overlight to left of large-panel sash window. Large
first-floor oriel window of 8 lights with filleted mullions and transomes. One
second-floor casement. Interior of both parts has moulded beams and panelling.
The sequence of additions can be deduced from the rear wall visible from Norris
Court Gardens.

Listing NGR: TG2323808886

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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