QUEEN'S HEAD HOTEL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1208449
Date first listed:
29-Dec-1950
Date of most recent amendment:
14-Sep-1992
Statutory Address:
QUEEN'S HEAD HOTEL, 2, BRIDEWELL STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
QUEEN'S HEAD HOTEL, 2, BRIDEWELL STREET

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

County:
Norfolk
District:
South Norfolk (District Authority)
Parish:
Wymondham
National Grid Reference:
TG 11138 01454

Details

WYMONDHAM

TF1101 BRIDEWELL STREET 655-1/11/20 (South side) 29/12/50 No.2 Queen's Head Hotel (Formerly Listed as: BRIDEWELL STREET (South side) No.2 Queen's Head Inn)

GV II

Public house. Early 17, probably 1616, range one room deep. Various extensions. Restored and altered 1989. Timber-framed with black glazed pantiles to front, concrete pantiles and corrugated tiles to rear. Baffle-entry plan. Rendered and colourwashed. 2 storeys and dormer attic in 4 irregular bays. 2 doorways, that to right blocked. 3 mid C19 three-light cross casements. First floor with three 3-light mid C19 casements and one 2-light version. All openings with hoods on labels. Bell-based gabled roof with 2 inserted gabled dormers. Central ridge stack and internal gable-end stack, both C19 and both with twin diamond flues. At rear an early C19 two-storeyed brick ballroom extends south from east end. INTERIOR. Thin scantling frame. Bressumer of west fireplace with sunk-quadrant mouldings. Roll-moulded bridging beam to west end, and other, chamfered, beams. Frame with jowled principal studs carrying straight braces to tie beams (one pair of arched braces also). Corner tension braces. Roof of 2 tiers butt purlins and cambered collars. Ballroom details largely 1989.

Listing NGR: TG1113801454

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
386077
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: 22 Jan 2006
Reference: IOE01/14980/06
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr David Morley. Source Historic England Archive
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