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GIBRALTAR CAFE

List Entry Summary

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

Name: GIBRALTAR CAFE

List entry Number: 1051199

Location

2, MILE CROSS ROAD
GIBRALTAR CAFE, 290, HEIGHAM STREET

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

County: Norfolk

District: Norwich

District Type: District Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 04-Jul-1978

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 229285

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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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

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National Grid Reference: TG 21789 09804

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