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Premises Arts Centre

A Grade I Listed Building in Norwich, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6316 / 52°37'53"N

Longitude: 1.2878 / 1°17'15"E

OS Eastings: 622588

OS Northings: 308832

OS Grid: TG225088

Mapcode National: GBR W83.0X

Mapcode Global: WHMTM.R3FX

Entry Name: Premises Arts Centre

Listing Date: 26 February 1954

Last Amended: 8 April 1986

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1220682

English Heritage Legacy ID: 229497

Location: Norwich, Norfolk, NR2

County: Norfolk

District: Norwich

Town: Norwich

Electoral Ward/Division: Mancroft

Built-Up Area: Norwich

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Norwich St Giles

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

TG 2208 NE ST. BENEDICT'S STREET
(north side)
15/725
26.2.54 Premises Arts Centre
(Formerly listed as Former
Church of St. Swithin)
GV I
Former parish church, now redundant and used as Arts Centre. C14 and C15.
Flint with stone and brick dressings. Lead roof. West tower pulled down
in 1881. Nave and chancel in one. North and south aisles. Rood turret
against north aisle. Large Edwardian vestry and hall to the east of
south of the church. Small bell-turret on the west gable and 4-light
window. 4 bays to nave and chancel with 2-light decorated windows.
2-light clerestory windows with flat arches and decorated tracery.
5-light east window with a 4-centre arch and decorated tracery.
Interior:- Hollow chamfered octagonal brick piers to north aisle.
South aisle piers remade in classical cruciform section with semi-circular
arches. Fine queen-post roof with arch braces springing from wall-posts
supported on angel-corbels. Carved bosses at purlin and ridge levels.


Listing NGR: TG2258808832

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