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Railway Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Norwich, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.6231 / 52°37'23"N

Longitude: 1.3141 / 1°18'50"E

OS Eastings: 624414

OS Northings: 307973

OS Grid: TG244079

Mapcode National: GBR WD7.N4

Mapcode Global: WHMTN.5B1D

Entry Name: Railway Cottages

Listing Date: 1 April 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1292463

English Heritage Legacy ID: 229126

Location: Norwich, Norfolk, NR1

County: Norfolk

District: Norwich

Town: Norwich

Electoral Ward/Division: Thorpe Hamlet

Built-Up Area: Norwich

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Norwich St John, Timberhill

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

(east side)
1.4.82 Railway Cottages: Nos. 1 to 5
Terrace of 5 former railways workers' cottages. Mid. C19 (1847) by
Grissell & Peto, builders/architects to the Norfolk Railway Company.
Red brick with yellow brick details. slate roof; 3 brick ridge chimneys.
Single-storey and attic. 10-window range; end units set forward. Panelled
doors in centre of each unit have projecting porches with 4-centred heads
and pediments, flanked by casement windows. Plain brick string course.
Gabled half-dormers (many re-built) . This range forms part of a unique
group of planned workers dwellings in Norwich City, arranged around a
roughly triangular common drying yard paved with flint and cobbles.
(qv 63-69, Cozens Road, 31/264)

Listing NGR: TG2441407972

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