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35, St Giles Street

A Grade II* Listed Building in Norwich, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6293 / 52°37'45"N

Longitude: 1.2898 / 1°17'23"E

OS Eastings: 622739

OS Northings: 308588

OS Grid: TG227085

Mapcode National: GBR W8F.3B

Mapcode Global: WHMTM.S5DM

Entry Name: 35, St Giles Street

Listing Date: 26 February 1954

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1290649

English Heritage Legacy ID: 229529

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. GILES STREET
(north side)
15/755
26.2.54 No. 35
GV II*
Former house, now shop and offices with C15 undercroft. Shop and
offices:- late C16/early C17 street range remodelled and heightened
in the C18. Later C18 parallel rear range and long block at right-
angles. Red brick and black pantile roof 3 storeys plus cellar to
rear range. 4 bays to street range. Fine C19 shopfront with off-centre
door that reflects the C18 entry arrangement. Sash windows with
glazing bars and rubbed brick flat arches at first floor and bottom-
hung casements with glazing bars at 2nd floor. Block modillion cornice.
Interesting interior arrangement with open-well stair at rear, right-
hand side having turned balusters and carved brackets. This leads to
a first floor back room with very find C18 panelling over door and
mantel carving and plaster ceiling. Undercroft:- Brick. 2 irregular
bays at right-angles to the street line. Single-order diagonal ribs
with additional radiating ribs to accommodate door and window openings.
Wall arches and lighting niches in the south bay. The building is
graded II* for the undercroft with forms part of an important group
within the City Walls and for the C18 carving and plasterwork.


Listing NGR: TG2273908588

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