Record Details

NHER Number:23387
Type of record:Building
Name:1, 3 and 5 Bridge Street and multi-period pottery finds


A complex flint and brick house, originally a 16th century single storey building with an attic, to which a large parlour block was added in the early 17th century. The older block was heightened in about 1700 and various additions made in about 1800. Late Saxon, medieval and post medieval pottery fragments were found during building work between 2004 and 2006.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TF 9716 4304
Map Sheet:TF94SE

Full description

Complex flint and brick house.
16th century single storey and attic building, with large parlour block added in early 17th century. Older block heightened in about 1700. Various additions of about 1800.
See report (S1) in file.
Listed grade II (S2).
E. Rose (NAU), 17 February 1989.

1983. Norwich Survey. 1 to 3 Bridge Street.
Originally two buildings, number 1 and numbers 2 and 3.
See (S3) for (S4) and photocopies of photographs.
T. E. Miller (NLA), 14 December 2005.

Observations and casual finds made during building work 2004 to 2006.
Late Saxon, medieval and post medieval pottery found.
See plan, section, notes and finds list in file.
Information from [1].
A. Rogerson (NLA), 2 February 2007.

December 2011. Planning Application.
Installation of replacement staircase and alterations to landing.
See (S5).
Z. Dack (HES), 6 January 2012.

Monument Types

  • HOUSE (Medieval to 21st Century - 1066 AD to 2100 AD)

Associated Finds

  • POT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Monograph: Pevsner, N. and Wilson, B. 1997. Norfolk 1: Norwich and North-East. The Buildings of England. 2nd Edition. p 677.
---Article in Serial: Longcroft, A. 2002. Investigating Historic Housing Stocks: A Case Study from Norfolk. Norfolk Archaeology. Vol XLIV Pt I pp 89-105. p 97.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
---Collection: Norfolk Historic Environment Record Staff. 1975-[2000]. HER Record Notes. Norfolk Historic Environment Service.
<S1>Unpublished Document: Rose, E. (NAU). 1989. Building Report.. Building Report.
<S2>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England.
<S3>Unpublished Document: Carter, A.. Building Survey.
<S4>Illustration: Various. Various. Architectural plans.
<S5>Unpublished Document: 2011. Planning Application.

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