Record Details

NHER Number:26056
Type of record:Building
Name:28 The Close

Summary

An attractively strange two storey painted brick house, presenting an early 19th century single window bay gabled front to the street. The doorway, with a reeded surround and corner roundels, is to the left in the return wall. To the rear is a small 17th century range. All of this is wrapped around the west gable of number 27.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 23707 08791
Map Sheet:TG20NW
Parish:NORWICH, NORWICH, NORFOLK

Full description

Former use unknown, now house. Early 19th and 17th century; painted brick. Pantile roof. At right-angles to street and wrapped around the gable of number 27. Single bay gable front to street: two storeys. Ground floor casement window moulded surround and three-centre arch. Sash window above with glazing bars and simple surround.
Doorway with reeded surround and corner roundels to left in left-hand return wall. 19th century mullion and transom window above door.
Information from (S1).

1981. Norwich Survey.
Strange house made up of small 17th century back range, single room two storey front and connecting stair hall/passage all wrapped around the west gable end of number 27.
Front 18th/19th century.
See (S2) in file.
T.E. Miller (NLA),7 July 2004.

Monument Types

  • HOUSE (Post Medieval to Modern - 1600 AD to 2050 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Scheduling record: English Heritage. List of Buildings of Historical and Architectural Interest.
<S2>Unpublished document: Carter, A.. Building Survey.

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