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. Architectural Heritage Fund are grant aiding detailed project development. Ongoing discussions with Historic England over repair and use as community arts venue.

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

Contact Details

David Eve 01223 582721