139 King Street

30 May 2000
139 King Street, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, NR30 2PQ
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 839-1/16/74 (West side) 27/06/53 No.139


House and shop. Early C17, remodelled mid C18 and later. Colourwashed brick. EXTERIOR: 3 storeys; 3-window range. C20 shop front projects.

6-panelled door to left under a plain overlight. First floor with three 6/6 unhorned sashes set within flush frames and under gauged skewback arches. Platband at second floor. 3 similar second-floor sashes except glazing bars are of 3/6 pattern. Parapet, with another platband, conceals roof. 3-storey cross-wing to rear with a rendered west gable-end and a truncated internal stack. 6/6 unhorned sashes and multi-paned fixed windows of C19 origin. INTERIOR: cellar has a former fireplace to west end. Ground floor front area formerly 3 rooms, now a shop. Sunk-quadrant bridging beams with jewelled tongue stops. Rear room with an C18 cornice. Early C17 closed-string staircase rises to attic: bulbous turned balusters, square newel posts with ball finials and moulded handrail. First-floor front room formerly 2 rooms, the north one with large-framed and fielded C18 panelling. C19 marble fireplace with cupboards either side. Cross-wing with a sunk-quadrant bridging beam with a jewelled tongue stop, and a similarly embellished wall plate. Roof replaced mid C18: front range of principals, 2 tiers of staggered butt purlins and collars.

Listing NGR: TG5259607265


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, Render, Tudor House, Elizabethan Monument <By Form>, Stuart Domestic, Jacobean Dwelling, Shop, Commercial

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