NUNNERY GATEWAY

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1207969
Date first listed:
26-Feb-1987
Statutory Address:
NUNNERY GATEWAY, NUNNERY DRIVE

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Location

Statutory Address:
NUNNERY GATEWAY, NUNNERY DRIVE

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

County:
Norfolk
District:
Breckland (District Authority)
Parish:
Thetford
National Grid Reference:
TL8718382270

Details

TL8782 617-1/8/118 26/02/87

THETFORD NUNNERY DRIVE (West side) Nunnery Gateway

II

Gateway to precinct of Benedictine nunnery of St George. c1600. Red brick. Western face with rounded archway within square spandrels formed from hollow-moulded field. Plain responds. One flanking tapering pilaster right and left rises to support a plain frieze. Eastern face has a plain field containing the round arch. Moulded stone string course at respond level.

Listing NGR: TL8718382270

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
384788
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: 29 Jul 2005
Reference: IOE01/14006/32
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