County Library, Church Street, Wymondham - South Norfolk

Chapel founded 1174; re-fenestrated late C14 and re-roofed in the late C15. Used as a school post-Reformation. Restored in 1873 and opened as public hall, latterly a county branch library but now disused. Historic England discussing plans for repair and use as community arts venue.

County Library, Church Street, Wymondham - South Norfolk
© Historic England

Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    COUNTY LIBRARY
    Heritage Category:
    Listed Building grade I
    List Entry Number:
    1297495
    Local Planning Authority:
    South Norfolk
    Site Type:
    Civil > Public building

Location

    Building Name:
    County Library
    County:
    Norfolk
    District / Borough:
    South Norfolk
    Parish:
    Wymondham
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Mid Norfolk
    Region:
    East of England

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Building or structure
    Condition:
    Poor
    Occupancy / Use:
    Vacant/not in use
    Priority:
    C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
    Previous Priority:
    C
    Ownership:
    Charity (non-heritage)
    Designation:
    Listed Building grade I, CA