Working Mens Club

30 May 2000
Working Mens Club, 51 King Street, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, NR30 2PW
Photograph (Digital)


This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.


TG5207SE KING STREET 839-1/16/63 (East side) 27/06/53 No.51 Working Mens' Club


House. c1770. Working men's club since 1921. Altered internally 1950s and mid 1970s. Red brick. Roof of C20 interlocking tiles. EXTERIOR: 3 storeys; 5-window range. Rusticated quoins and platbands between the floors. Central doorway with a rusticated stucco surround and a short hood. Door reveals with incised panelling. Door is 4-panelled and with 2 central roundels under a geometric overlight. The sashes have 6/6 glazing bars to ground and first floors and 6/3 glazing bars to second floor, all under gauged skewback arches and all in flush frames, the boxes of which are recessed. Central first and second-floor sashes are arched and set within rusticated brick surrounds with keyblocks. Ovolo-moulded brick eaves cornice under a rebuilt parapet. Gabled roof. Truncated internal gable-end stack to north. Large late C20 rear extensions in concrete and grey brick. INTERIOR: nearly all features of interest including staircase removed in 1950s and 1970s. Most of interior partition walls removed and all 3 floors opened out into single large rooms. At north end the winder staircase to attic survives. Roof of principals, 2 tiers of taper-tenoned butt purlins and collars.

Cellar has 5 barrel vaults running east-west and blocked steps up to King Street.

Listing NGR: TG5267907171


This is part of the Series: IOE01/0774 IOE Records taken by Nigel Gallant; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Nigel Gallant. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Gallant, Nigel

Rights Holder: Gallant, Nigel


Brick, Concrete, Tile, Georgian House, Monument <By Form>, Domestic, Dwelling, Working Mens Club, Recreational, Club

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