Record Details

NHER Number:26135
Type of record:Building
Name:60 and 62 London Street

Summary

A 19th century three storey yellow brick former café, now a shop with a 20th century shop front. On the extreme right is a door to the upper floors. Inside is a fine early 20th century café ceiling and stained glass lights. Under the building is a 19th century cellar extending beneath the pavement and a 16th century cellar off-centre to the right and away from the street line.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 23190 08659
Map Sheet:TG20NW
Parish:NORWICH, NORWICH, NORFOLK

Full description

Former café now shop with 16th century cellar. 19th century yellow brick, roof not visible. Three storeys plus cellar.
Eight bays. 20th century shop front. Door to upper floors on extreme right. Sash windows throughout with rubbed brick flat arches. Parapet wall. Fine early 20th century café ceiling with moulded plaster acorn and oak leaf surrounds to the stained glass rectangular lights. The 19th century cellar has one side chamber with a four-centre profile
extending beneath the pavement.

The 16th century cellar is off-centre to the right and away from the street line. To the south is a large stack with a timber bressumer and later brick blocking to the fireplace. Right hand stackside doorcase with rectangular fanlight.
Centre doorway in west wall with a chamfered, pointed arch. The doorway in the north wall has roll-moulded chamfer jambs and a Tudor arch with plain spandrels.

See (S1) for more details.

Monument Types

  • CELLAR (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SHOP (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • UNDERCROFT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

<S1>Scheduling record: English Heritage. List of Buildings of Historical and Architectural Interest.

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