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Phoenix House

A Grade II Listed Building in Norwich, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.6218 / 52°37'18"N

Longitude: 1.296 / 1°17'45"E

OS Eastings: 623194

OS Northings: 307775

OS Grid: TG231077

Mapcode National: GBR W9D.BV

Mapcode Global: WHMTM.WCBC

Entry Name: Phoenix House

Listing Date: 8 April 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1372468

English Heritage Legacy ID: 229434

Location: Norwich, Norfolk, NR1

County: Norfolk

District: Norwich

Town: Norwich

Electoral Ward/Division: Town Close

Built-Up Area: Norwich

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Lakenham St Mark

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

(south side)
- Nos. 131 and 133
(Phoenix House)
Former Methodist Sunday School, now shop. 1887 in pediment. Architect
Edward Boardman. Painted brick; slate roof. 2 storeys; 6 first-floor
windows; bays defined by rusticated pilasters. Panelled doors to right
and left have plain fanlights in moulded architraves with keyblocks under
a dentilled hood and with decorated spandrels. Round-headed sash windows
with C20 plate glass and keyblocks under dentilled hoods on the ground floor.
Dentilled modillion cornice, above plain frieze. Central pediment has round
cast-iron ventilator with date in a moulded brick surround. Plain parapet.
Side elevation to King's Lane has one round-headed and 6 flat-headed windows
in lugged architraves. End bays project slightly. Interior: curved stair
from each door leads to gallery on 4 sides with cast iron balustrade sup-
ported on cast iron columns at the ends and 3 cast iron brackets either
side. Coved ceiling with large arch-braced roof-light.

Listing NGR: TG2319407775

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