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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.


List entry Number: 1051366



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

County: Norfolk

District: Norwich

District Type: District Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 05-Jun-1972

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 228806

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TG 2208 SE BISHOPGATE (north side) 12/68 5.6.72 St. Helen's House GV II* Former house, now nursing home. C19 with C18 rear. Red and grey brick. Black pantiles. Squat T-shape plan. 2 storeys. 3 bay centre block with 2 bay recessed wings to each side. Semi-circular central bay with central door with rectangular fanlight and attached Doric columns supporting fluted architrave and small hood. 3 windows in central bay. Sash windows throughout with glazing bars and rubbed brick flat arches. Bracket cornice. Hipped roofs. Conical lead roof above centre bay. Interior: Oval entrance hall has three curved doors and cornice. Simple mahogany staircase with oval fluted skylight. Oval room above hall has painting said to be by Angelica Kauffmann. Music room to right has painted doomed ceiling and panels over the doors. Another room to left (with C20 partitions when inspected February 1984) has coved ceiling with moulded Adam-style swags.

Listing NGR: TG2366309052

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National Grid Reference: TG 23663 09052


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