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Latitude: 52.6294 / 52°37'45"N
Longitude: 1.2893 / 1°17'21"E
OS Eastings: 622703
OS Northings: 308593
OS Grid: TG227085
Mapcode National: GBR W8B.79
Mapcode Global: WHMTM.S54L
Entry Name: Telephone House
Listing Date: 5 June 1972
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1372484
English Heritage Legacy ID: 229532
Location: Norwich, Norfolk, NR2
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
TG 2208 NE ST. GILES STREET
5.6.72 Nos. 41 and 43
Office. 1906 by G. Skipper with later C20 rear addition.
Bath stone with marble plinth and outer columns. Roof not visible.
3 storeys. 5 bays - A:B:C:B:A with central and end bays projecting
in Neo-Baroque style. Central doorway with 4 Doric columns supporting
a curved broken pediment with cartouche. 6 Doric columns through
ground and first floors supporting entablature with open pediment
over centre bay and pediments over end bays. Sash windows at ground
and first floors with glazing bars and raised surrounds. The windows
in the outer bays have balconies at first floor. First floor central
window with rusticated surround and semi-circular arch. 7 casement
windows at 2nd floor with glazing bars and eared and haunched surrounds.
Balustrade parapet with urns. Remains of 2 ½-bays of brick C15 undercroft
beneath No. 43. Interior:- T-shaped entrance hall with paired columns;
panelled staircase with marble columns and coffered ceiling, boardroom in
centre of first floor has five panelled double-leaf doors, fireplace with
scrolled pediment, large French window to balcony with round pediment and
swags, and a 3-bay domed ceiling.
Listing NGR: TG2270308593
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