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The Old Court House

A Grade II Listed Building in Rollesby, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6779 / 52°40'40"N

Longitude: 1.6317 / 1°37'54"E

OS Eastings: 645594

OS Northings: 315100

OS Grid: TG455151

Mapcode National: GBR YPN.5BF

Mapcode Global: WHNVK.1Y8F

Entry Name: The Old Court House

Listing Date: 4 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1051026

English Heritage Legacy ID: 227708

Location: Rollesby, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, NR29

County: Norfolk

District: Great Yarmouth

Civil Parish: Rollesby

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Rollesby St George

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

ROLLESBY COURT ROAD
TG 41 NE
(south side)
5/38 The Old Court House

- II

Hotel, built as a workhouse 1775-76, enlarged 1818 and 1834, partially burnt
down 1836, rear wing rebuilt 1922. Late Cl9 to early C20 partly used as a
courthouse. Roughcast and whitewashed brick. Roofs of black glazed pantiles.
H plan when built, western wing now demolished and 1922 wing on foundations
of bar of H. East facade of 2 storeys in 9 bays, symmetrical except for late
C19 canted bay to left. 2 central half glazed doors below pediments on
brackets. Sash windows with glazing bars. Over right hand door an
inscription in square panel : For the INSTRUCTION OF YOUTH, the ENCOURAGEMENT
of INDUSTRY, the RELIEF of WANT, the SUPPORT of OLD
AGE, and the COMFORT of INFIRMITY and PAIN. Gabled roof and 2 symmetrically
placed ridge stacks. Interior is austere. 2 arches over passage leading from
left-hand door. Upper floor has corridor to rear opening into rooms at front.


Listing NGR: TG4559415100

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