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2, Charing Cross

A Grade II* Listed Building in Norwich, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.6306 / 52°37'50"N

Longitude: 1.2928 / 1°17'33"E

OS Eastings: 622930

OS Northings: 308744

OS Grid: TG229087

Mapcode National: GBR W8W.G1

Mapcode Global: WHMTM.T4SM

Entry Name: 2, Charing Cross

Listing Date: 5 June 1972

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1372734

English Heritage Legacy ID: 228897

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 Peter, Mancroft with St John Maddermarket

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

(south side)
5.6.72 No.2
Former use unknown, now shop and museum store with C15 undercroft.
Shop and museum store:- Rendered timber frame at first and 2nd floors.
Pantile roof. Corner site. 3 storeys, jetty at first floor. 6 bays
to Charing Cross, 2 bays to Maddermarket. C20 picture windows at
ground floor. Loading doors at extreme right. Sash windows with
glazing bars and simple moulded surrounds. First floor loading-doors
in 3rd bay from right with glazing bars, simple moulded surround and
flat hood. Plain box cornice. Hipped roof Undercroft:- brick.
2 bays with single order diagonal ribs. West bay with hollow chamfered
ribs and circular side chamber away from street. C20 east wall.
The building is graded II* because of the undercroft, one of an
important group within the City Walls.

Listing NGR: TG2293008744

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