GIBRALTAR CAFE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1051199
Date first listed:
04-Jul-1978
Statutory Address:
2, MILE CROSS ROAD
Statutory Address:
GIBRALTAR CAFE, 290, HEIGHAM STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
2, MILE CROSS ROAD
Statutory Address:
GIBRALTAR CAFE, 290, HEIGHAM STREET

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Norfolk
District:
Norwich (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
TG 21789 09804

Details

TG 2109 NE MILE CROSS ROAD, HEIGHAM. (east side) 6/517 4.7.78 No. 2. - II Includes No. 290 Heigham Street (Gibraltar Cafe) on corner of Heigham Watering. 2 houses. Probably early C18 with later alterations. Roughcast with rendered plinth; pantiled roof; 3 brick chimneys (one rendered) 2 storeys; scattered fenestration. Central recessed round-headed door with glazing bays is flanked by pilasters in a bolection-moulded doorcase with spandrels and rusticated key- blocks. Gable-fronted wings to right and left. Panelled (part-glazed) door in simple pedimented doorcase to right. Fenestration (mainly casements) includes a round-headed window above the principal door. Damaged sundial above flint roundel on right side of left wing. Rear gable has kneelers. Early C19 extension parallel with Heigham Street is a 2-storey 3-window range of sashes with glazing bars. Interior (not inspected during resurvey) is noted as haring C18 staircase of 3 flights with twisted balusters, fluted newels and swept moulded rail. Ground floor behind front door has original moulded and panelled doors and fireplace. Ground-floor room in south-west corner has moulded plaster centre-piece and cornice, decorated round-headed niche, moulded architrave doorcase with volutes to broken pediment and a fireplace with Vitruvian small frieze and cornice.

Listing NGR: TG2180809852

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
229285
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 19 Feb 2003
Reference: IOE01/09852/04
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr E.M Trendell. Source Historic England Archive
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