Record Details

NHER Number:34712
Type of record:Building
Name:Ceres Pharmacy, No 38 Market Place

Summary

Ceres Pharmacy is a mid 18th century building with 20th century alterations. This three storey building has five bays and is constructed of painted brick with a roof of black glazed pantiles. The interior was opened out in the 20th century, though the former front room retains the mid 18th century cornice and pulvinated doorway.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 8192 0889
Map Sheet:TF80NW
Parish:SWAFFHAM, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

Mid 18th century with late 18th century and 20th century alterations. Painted brick and black galzed pantiles. Three storeys, five bays. 20th century shop front, five twelve-pane sashes first floor, five six-pane sashes to second. Timber cornice. Interal gable stack.
Interior opened out in 20th century; former front room with mid 18th century cornice and pulvinated doorway. Rear passage to late 18th century staircase extension with arched window. First floor front room with moulded cornice and doors. Second floor staircase with dado panels.
Details from listed building description 1996 (S1), house located and exterior description verified by E. Rose, NLA, 1999.
Compiled by E. Rose (NLA), 3 November 1999.

Monument Types

  • HOUSE (Post Medieval to Modern - 1730 AD? to 2050 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Serial: Pevsner, N. & Wilson, B.. 1989. The Buildings of England. Norfolk 2: North-West and South..
<S1>Scheduling record: English Heritage. List of Buildings of Historical and Architectural Interest.

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