48, ST GILES STREET

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1051842
Date first listed:
26-Feb-1954
Statutory Address:
48, ST GILES STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
48, ST GILES 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 22664 08576

Details

TG 2208 NE ST. GILES STREET (south side) 15/779 26.2.54 No. 48 GV II* Former house, now hostel with C15 undercroft. Hostel:- C19 Red brick, plinth and black pantile roof. 3 storeys. 7 bays to principal facade, one subsidiary bay to right. The 3 central bays project and have a triangular pediment. Central 4-panel door with rectangular fanlight containing semi-circular metalwork. 2 detached fluted Tuscan columns and 2 pilasters supporting frieze having alternate triglyphs and toxophilic accoutrements. Sash windows throughout with glazing bars and rubbed brick flat arches, those in the outside ground floor bays contained within recessed panels with semi-circular arches. Block modillion cornice. The later right- hand end bay was the entrance to the lecture hall and gymnasion as displayed in plaque above the doorway. First floor bay window above. Undercroft:- C15 brick. 2 bays beneath the right-hand half of the building, parallel to the street line. Each bay has heavy double order diagonal ribs and lighting niches. The building is graded II* for the undercroft which forms part of an important group within the City Walls.

Listing NGR: TG2266408576

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
229553
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.

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