1 And 3 Pitt Street / 1-4 Wrights Foundry Yard / 69-89 Duke Street

13 Mar 2005
1 And 3 Pitt Street, Norwich, Norfolk, NR3 1DL
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1-4 Wrights Foundry Yard, Norwich, Norfolk, NR3 1DL
69-89 Duke Street, Norwich, Norfolk, NR3 1DL
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

TG 2209 SE DUKE STREET 10/542 5.6.72. Nos 69 - 89 GV II Includes Nos. 69 and 71 Duke Street, formerly listed as Nos. 1 and 3 Pitt Street, and Nos. 1 to 4 (consec.) Wrights Foundry Yard.

Former use unknown now flats. Late C15 onwards. Renovated in C20. (Timber frame).

Flint and brick. Mathematical tiles. Pantide and Roman pantile roofs. 2 long ranges parallel to Muspole Street with subsequent development to form courtyard. Muspole Street range:- 2 storeys, jettied at first floor. 8 irregularly spaced first floor windows. No. 31 has central panelled door with simply moulded surround. Flanking sash windows with glazing bars. 5 sash windows to the left of No. 31. Coved jetty. C18 mathematical tiles at first floor. Sash windows at first floor with glazing bars in recessed surrounds. One 4-light casement with traceried head behind C20 picture window to left-side. Box cornice. Roof-line breaks between No. 31 and the adjoining property. Duke Street:- 2 storeys, jettied at first floor. 6 iregularly spaced first floor windows. Right-hand off-centre carriage entry with moulded timber lintol. 3 sash windows at ground floor with glazing bars plus one small casement. C18 mathematical tiles at first floor to the right of the carriage arch, timber frame to left. One sash window in mathematical tiling, one 3-light casement above entry and 2 pairs of C20 casements with glazing bars to left-side. Box and fascia cornice.

North range parallel with Muspole Street, courtyard elevation:- 2 storeys jettied at first floor apart from small right-hand section. 5 windows at first floor. Late C15 ground floor wall extending into No. 2 Wrights Foundry Yard with remains of brick arches. Central C20 partly-glazed door. One small casement and one C20 casement at ground floor. Timber frame partly rendered and 4 C20 casement windows at first floor. Fascia cornice. Wright's Foundry Yard, yard elevation:- left-hand side, 2 storeys. 2 windows at first floor, C20 doors at extreme left and right with pilasters, entablature and flat-hood. Sash windows throughout with glazing bars and rubbed brick segmental arches. Centre:- 3 storeys, 2-2nd floor windows. C20 door at right-hand side with pilasters, entablature and flat hood. Sash windows throughout with glazing bars and rubbed brick flat arches. Fascia cornice.

Right-hand side:- 2 storeys. Single bay. C20 door at right-hand side.

Mullion and transome window at ground floor. 4-light casement window at first floor. Fascia cornice.

Listing NGR: TG2290209146


This is part of the Series: IOE01/1969 IOE Records taken by Christopher Sullivan; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Christopher Sullivan. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Sullivan, Christopher

Rights Holder: Sullivan, Christopher


Brick, Flint, Mathematical Tile, Pantile, Render, Tile, Timber, Medieval Timber Framed Building, Tudor Monument <By Form>, Building, Unassigned, Apartment, Domestic, Dwelling