MUSIC HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
I
List Entry Number:
1217907
Date first listed:
26-Feb-1954
Statutory Address:
MUSIC HOUSE, 167 AND 169, KING STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
MUSIC HOUSE, 167 AND 169, KING 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 23628 08041

Details

TG 2308 SE KING STREET (east side) 24/423 26.2.54. Nos. 167 and 169 (Music House). - I Former house now educational institute. C12 onwards. Flint, Brick, Pantile roofs. King Street facade:- 2 storey with 3 storey end gable-ends. 5 irregularly spaced windows at 2nd floor. C20 door set into C12 door opening central to lett-hand gable-end. C20 door to its right. 2 large 6-light mullion and transom windows with pediments, centrally placed with 2 smaller 6-light mullion and transom windows above partly blocked to right-side. Sash windows and casements elsewhere. Pediment with cill missing above the 2 right-hand sash windows. Moulded stringcourse between the central windows. Interior:- C12 stone built undercroft beneath the left-side gable width which represents the extent of the original house. The undercroft has 2 compart- ments with a connecting door: the first is entered from the street and has roll-moulded and hollow chamfered ribs, the rear room has 2 bays of groin vaulting between flat-section transverse arches, and the remains of a spiral stair in the north-east corner. On the south external wall of this undercroft is the remains of a large respond with ricked base, the remainder of this phase of the building being destroued by the C15 brick-built 3-bay undercroft parallel to the street-line.

Listing NGR: TG2362808041

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
229184
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: 25 Jun 2001
Reference: IOE01/04161/30
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr David N. Gifford. Source Historic England Archive
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